Image Number: 1563329

Asexual Spore
Photomicrograph (ca. 1000x) sporangia and sporangiopores of Rhizopus, the cause of Rhizopus soft rot in sweetpotatoes and other vegetables.
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North Carolina, United States


Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Zygomycota
Class: Zygomycetes
Subclass: Incertae sedis
Order: Mucorales
Family: Mucoraceae
Genus: Rhizopus
Subject: Rhizopus stolonifer (Ehrenb.) Vuill.


Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Solanales
Family: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Ipomoea
Subject: Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
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Thursday, January 22, 2009
Image last updated:
Monday, September 21, 2009