An official website of the United States government.

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you've safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Concept Breadcrumbs

Preferred Term:

soft-rot fungi

Soft-rot fungi are decay fungi that primarily affect the outer surface of wood, can degrade cellulose in the secondary cells walls, and typically develop in wet conditions.
Concept Schemes:
Broader Concept:
Entry Terms:
  • soft-rot fungus
  • soft rot fungi
Download this Concept:
RDF/XMLCreated 2006-01-19, last modified 2016-02-04