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Sapsuckers and Fomes igniarius var. populinusAuthor(s): Alex L. Shigo; Lawrence Kilham
Source: Research Note NE-84. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionIn aspen trees infected by Fomes igniarius var. populinus, the thin shell of sound wood enclosing the central column of decayed wood offers an ideal place for sapsuckers to peck out nests.
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CitationShigo, Alex L.; Kilham, Lawrence. 1968. Sapsuckers and Fomes igniarius var. populinus. Research Note NE-84. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2p.
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