EPPO Global Database

Xylaria polymorpha(XYLAPO)

Last modification: 2002-02-27

Basic information
  • EPPO code: XYLAPO
  • 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
vielgestaltige Holzkeule German
dead man's fingers English
decay of timber English
root rot of trees English
podredumbre lanosa del manzano Spanish
pourridiƩ laineux du poirier French
xylaire polymorphe French