Image Number: 1318041

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Symptoms
Description:
Wheat spike infected by Tilletia controversa with glumes removed to expose fungal sori (bunt balls).
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Museum

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Ustilaginomycotinia
Class: Exobasidiomycetes
Subclass: Exobasidiomycetidae
Order: Tilletiales
Family: Tilletiaceae
Genus: Tilletia
Subject: Tilletia controversa J.G. Kühn
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, March 5, 2003
Image last updated:
Monday, December 11, 2006