Image Number: 0746052

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Description:
Lobsided fruit from a sweet orange tree infected by Spiroplasma citri. Thickening of the albedo at the peduncular end can be observed while the albedo at the stylar end is very thin.
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Image location:
France

Subject

Kingdom: Monera
Phylum: Tenericutes
Class: Mollicutes
Order: Entomoplasmatales
Family: Spiroplasmataceae
Genus: Spiroplasma
Subject: Spiroplasma citri Saglio et al. 1973

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Sapindales
Family: Rutaceae
Genus: Citrus
Subject: Citrus x sinensis (L.) Osbeck (pro sp.) [maxima × reticulata]
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, November 10, 2004
Image last updated:
Tuesday, August 5, 2008