Image Number: 1563480

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Symptoms
Description:
The dry, crusty, circular lesions with sharply defined margins can be popped out.  Infection is  shallow, 1-5mm.  Adjoining tissue is bitter.  (Oct78, cv.Jewel)
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
North Carolina, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Hymenomycotina
Class: Agaricomycetes
Subclass: Agaricomycetidae
Order: Agaricales
Family: Typhulaceae
Genus: Sclerotium
Subject: Sclerotium rolfsii 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, August 30, 2010