EPPO Global Database

Xylaria polymorpha(XYLAPO)

Code created in: 2002-02-27

Basic information
  • Preferred name: Xylaria polymorpha
  • Authority: (Persoon) Greville

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Sphaeria polymorpha Persoon
Xylaria corrugata Hariot & Patouillard
Xylaria obovata (Berkeley) Berkeley
Xylaria rugosa Saccardo
Xylosphaera polymorpha (Persoon) Dumortier

Common names
Name Language
dead man's fingers English
decay of timber English
root rot of trees English
vielgestaltige Holzkeule German
pourridié laineux du poirier French
xylaire polymorphe French
podredumbre lanosa del manzano Spanish
xilaria polimorfa Spanish
kimo formanitza Basque