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Audrius Menkis

Audrius Menkis


Research Interests

  • Biology and control of invasive tree pathogens
  • Population biology and population genetics of fungi
  • Tree devastating insects and vectored microorganisms
  • Functional diversity and ecology of wood-inhabiting & soil fungi
  • Beneficial and pathogenic fungi in forest nurseries and afforestations
  • Disease diagnostics in forest nursery stock using molecular methods


Course Leader: Ecology and Management of Diseases and Pests of Forest Trees

Analyst at the SLU Forest Damage Centre

A Coordinator for IUFRO working party 7.03.04 Diseases and Insects in Forest Nurseries




Researcher at the Department of Forest Mycology and Plant Pathology; Division of Forest Pathology
Telephone: +4618-672729
Postal address:
Skoglig mykologi och växtpatologi , Box 7026
750 07 UPPSALA
Visiting address: Almas Allé 5, Uppsala