Host:sweetpotato (Ipomoea batatas
(L.) Lam.) Descriptor: Sign Description: The fungal pathogen is often called Diplodia tubericola, occasionally Botryodiplodia theobromae. The rot is firm and moist. Look for locules in the stromatic tissue near the surface. It has been a serious storage rot disease that develops rapidy. 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