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CRYPTOSTROMA CORTICALE . One of three shoots from coppiced Acer pseudoplatanus stump dying from the sooty bark disease . Fungus apparently entered via cut stump .Bark intact but spores formed within it at and above 7 foot stem dead below this with longitudinal dead / live junction at 4 foot 6 inch second shoot wilting with stain in cambium and wood but with no death of bark . Location: Lambeth Palace , London , England .

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CRYPTOSTROMA CORTICALE . One of three shoots from coppiced Acer pseudoplatanus stump dying from the sooty bark disease . Fungus apparently entered via cut stump .Bark intact but spores formed within it at and above 7 foot stem dead below this with longitudinal dead / live junction at 4 foot 6 inch second shoot wilting with stain in cambium and wood but with no death of bark . Location: Lambeth Palace , London , England .


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