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NECTRIA . Nectria sp. perithecia fruiting on beech twig . Beneath the fruiting fungus the leaves were green ( appeared normal ) whilst above the point of infection leaves were brown and shrivelled ( dead ) .This is probably nectria.ditissima causing die - back of beech twigs . Location: Alice Holt , Hampshire , England .

Reference: 19805

NECTRIA . Nectria sp. perithecia fruiting on beech twig . Beneath the fruiting fungus the leaves were green ( appeared normal ) whilst above the point of infection leaves were brown and shrivelled ( dead ) .This is probably nectria.ditissima causing die - back of beech twigs . Location: Alice Holt , Hampshire , England .


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