Image Number: 1563536

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Symptoms
Description:
Storage roots affected by pox are often distorted.  Infection started on a small root preventing normal enlargement at the site (cv.Jewel, Nov89).   
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Laboratory

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Image location:
North Carolina, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Monera
Phylum: Actinobacteria
Class: Actinobacteria
Subclass: Acidimicrobidae
Order: Acidimicrobiales
Family: Streptomycetaceae
Genus: Streptomyces
Subject: Streptomyces ipomoeae (Person and Martin 1940) Waksman & Henrici 1948

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:
Tuesday, September 7, 2010