EPPO Global Database

Armillaria ostoyae(ARMLOB)

Last modification: 2002-02-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ARMLOB
  • Preferred name: Armillaria ostoyae
  • Authority: Romagnesi


Europe and North America. Under the name A. solidipes, it occurs in western USA, where a single colony in Oregon is reputed to be the largest living organism (900 ha) 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Armillaria obscura (Romagnesi) Herink
Armillaria solidipes Peck

Common names
Name Language
dunkler Hallimasch German
dark honey fungus English
wood decay of conifers English
armillaire obscure French
опёнок тёмный Russian