Host:sweetpotato (Ipomoea batatas
(L.) Lam.) Descriptor: Sign Description: Rhizopus soft rot is the most common disease found in stored sweetpotatoes. The rot is soft, wet and often white, whiskery fungal growth covers the tissue. Later black spores develop. Image type: Laboratory Image location: North Carolina, United States
Specimen in collection: No Specimen Condition: Identification Method:
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Image Citation:(?) Charles Averre, North Carolina State University, Bugwood.org