Image Number: 1563243

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Symptoms
Description:
Mutation or chimeras.  Sprouts from chimeras and used for planting will produce a crop of roots with that color.  A serious problem. 
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
North Carolina, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Other damage agents
Phylum: Other damage agents
Class: Other damage agents
Order: Abiotic
Family: Other abiotic damage
Subject: genetic abnormalities

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Solanales
Family: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Ipomoea
Subject: Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, January 22, 2009
Image last updated:
Wednesday, August 12, 2009