Phylum: Ascomycota Class: Sordariomycetes
Order: Xylariales Family: Diatrypaceae
Species: Quaternaria quaternata (Pers.) J. Schröt.
Synonyms: Eutypella quaternata
Libertella faginea
Naemospora crocea
Quaternaria persoonii
Sphaeria quaternata
Valsa quaternata
Common Name:

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Quaternaria quaternataPhotographer: © Dirk van Hoof
Photographer: © Dirk van Hoof

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (7)
Quercus petraea (2)
Tremella globospora (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (3)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (2)
Woodland: mixed (2)
Built up area, domestic (1)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (1)
Parkland and scattered trees (1)
Parkland and scattered trees: broadleaved (1)
Scrub: dense/continuous (1)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (1)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Castanea sativa (5)
Quercus rubra (2)
Acer pseudoplatanus (1)
branch (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (1)
February (2)
March (3)
April (5)
May (1)
July (2)
August (1)
September (3)
October (3)
November (2)
December (3)