from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of fungi, belonging to the Dothideaceæ, and having dark-colored uniseptate spores.
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Based on the symptoms, mycelial and conidial characters the fungus was identified as Botryosphaeria dothidea.
Amongst detected using morphological methods were: Bothriosphaeria dothidea (the main cause of canker) and Phellinus torulosus; both are pathogens.