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493  Pox lesions are crusty, crater shaped and may penetrate 5mm or more into the fleshy root and have an earthy taste, and often the storage root is poorly shaped (cv.Jewel, Oct78). 
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Kingdom: Monera
Phylum: Actinobacteria
Class: Actinobacteria
Subclass: Acidimicrobidae
Order: Acidimicrobiales
Family: Streptomycetaceae
Genus: Streptomyces
Subject: Streptomyces ipomoeae (Person and Martin 1940) Waksman & Henrici 1948


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:
Thursday, August 19, 2010