Pakistan Forest Institute
Peshawar, Pakistan

Pakistan Journal of Forestry Database

PJF VOL 1 - Issue 2 - Year 1951; PP 148 - 148 Search
Title Some Observations on Fomes Conchatus (Pers. Ex. Fr.) Gill
Author(s) S. Murtaza Hussain, B. Sc.,
Designation Research Assistant, Pakistan Forest Research Institute,
Fomes conchatus (Pers. Ex. Fr.,) Gill is a serious heart-rot fungus recorded for the first time in the Patriata forests and Murree Hills, 33°-34° N, 73°-74° E at elevation of 7,000 feet in Pakistan. It has been also noticed on Lonicera quinquelocularis Hardw., and Quercus spp.,.The nature of its damage is discussed and methods of control are suggested.