Image Number: 1563068

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Symptoms
Description:
Belly rot usually begins on the underside and blossom end of the fruit where contact is made with the soil.  Surface of lesions become crusty.   Usually the infection remains on the surface and the fruit does not rot.
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Laboratory

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Image location:
North Carolina, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Hymenomycotina
Class: Agaricomycetes
Subclass: Agaricomycetidae
Order: Ceratobasidiales
Family: Ceratobasidiaceae
Genus: Rhizoctonia
Subject: Rhizoctonia solani J.G. Kühn

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Dilleniidae
Order: Violales
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Genus: Cucumis
Subject: Cucumis sativus L.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, January 22, 2009
Image last updated:
Tuesday, June 23, 2009