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Title: Thousand cankers disease: Geosmithia morbida spores isolated from a weevil

Author: Warmund, Michele; Van Sambeek, Jerry.;

Date: 2014

Source: Missouri Environment & Garden. 20(6): 3.

Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Description: Recently, Geosmithia morbida, the canker-causing fungus associated with thousand cankers disease, was isolated from Stenomimus pallidus weevils found on two stressed black walnut trees in Yellowwood State Forest near Nashville, Indiana. This is the first report of Geosmithia fungus occurring on an insect other than the walnut twig beetle (Pityophthorus juglandis).

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Warmund, Michele; Van Sambeek, Jerry. 2014. Thousand cankers disease: Geosmithia morbida spores isolated from a weevil. Missouri Environment & Garden. 20(6): 3.


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