Phylum: Ascomycota Class: Sordariomycetes
Order: Xylariales Family: Diatrypaceae
Species: Diatrypella quercina (Pers.) Nitschke
Synonyms: Cytosporina quercina
Diatrype quercina
Libertella quercina
Sphaeria quercina
Stromatosphaeria quercina
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Diatrypella quercina

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Quercus (14)
Quercus petraea (8)
Quercus robur (4)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed, plantation, high forest (5)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (4)
Woodland: broadleaved (3)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural, high forest (3)
Woodland: mixed (3)
Woodland (2)
Built up area, domestic (1)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (1)
Parkland and scattered trees (1)
Parkland and scattered trees: broadleaved (1)
Wet ash-wych elm woods: Heavy soil forms (1)
Woodland and scrub (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation, high forest (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (1)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Castanea sativa (11)
Acer pseudoplatanus (6)
branch (2)
Fallen Twig (2)
wood (2)
Dead Twig (1)
Fallen Wood (1)
Quercus rubra (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
February (6)
March (3)
April (2)
May (2)
July (1)
August (1)
September (6)
October (13)
November (2)