Image Number: 1563358

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Symptoms
Description:
Fusarium surface rot; Surface continues to develop in storage.  It is usually worse during wet periods and when roots are injured.  Cultivar 'Jewel' (Oct83)
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
North Carolina, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Hypocreomycetidae
Order: Hypocreales
Family: Nectriaceae
Genus: Fusarium
Subject: Fusarium solani (Mart.) Sacc.

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:
Monday, October 5, 2009