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www.canr.msu.edu/chestnuts/pest_management/diseases

American chestnut is the most susceptible species to chestnut blight, a fungus that was introduced to North America in the early 1900s. This fungus reduced the ...

www.nrs.fs.fed.us/restoration/chestnut/blight

Mar 19, 2019 ... Chestnut blight is a disease, caused by the non-native fungus Cryphoectria parasitica, which has killed most mature American chestnuts (Castanea ...

asm.org/Articles/2020/May/Restoring-the-American-Chestnut-with-a-Virus-and-B

May 7, 2020 ... Discovered in chestnut blight cankers in Italy by Antonio Biraghi in 1953, this virus lives in the fungal cytoplasm. When infected with the ...

portal.ct.gov/CAES/Fact-Sheets/Plant-Pathology/Protecting-Chestnut-Trees-from-Blight

The chestnut blight fungus (Cryphonectria parasitica) entered the United States on Japanese chestnut trees (C. crenata) imported before the turn of the century, ...

www.srs.fs.usda.gov/pubs/ja/ja_schlarbaum002.htm

American chestnut was eliminated from eastern forests as a dominant species by chestnut blight (Cryphonectria parasitica). Butternut is presently being ...

ecosystems.psu.edu/research/chestnut/breeding/blight/control-blight

Some years ago Dr. Wayne Weidlich, an ACF Director, noted that chestnut blight will grow on chestnut roots if they are exposed. He thought to try packing ...

www.tsusinvasives.org/home/database/cryphonectria-parasitica

Description. Chestnut blight (Cryphonectria parasitica) is described as a cankrous disease that forms canker-like sores on chestnut tree branches.

pnwhandbooks.org/plantdisease/host-disease/chestnut-castanea-spp-blight

Chestnut (Castanea spp.)-Blight · Cause Cryphonectria parasitica (formerly Endothia parasitica), a fungus. · Symptoms Slightly sunken or swollen cankers on ...

www.forestresearch.gov.uk/tools-and-resources/pest-and-disease-resources/sweet-chestnut-blight-cryphonectria-parasitica

Sweet chestnut blight is a destructive disease of sweet chestnut trees (trees in the Castanea genus) caused by the ascomycete fungus Cryphonectria ...

bsppjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/mpp.12542

Jan 31, 2017 ... Chestnut blight, caused by Cryphonectria parasitica, is a devastating disease infecting American and European chestnut trees.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chestnut_blight

Cryphonectria parasitica is a parasitic fungus of chestnut trees. This disease came to be known as chestnut blight. Naturally found in South East Asia, ...