Image Number: 1563693

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Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Fasciation is characterized by very wide stems caused by the lateral fusion of buds in their formative stages.  The incidence in a field is usually very low. 
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
North Carolina, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Other damage agents
Phylum: Other damage agents
Class: Other damage agents
Order: Physiological disorder
Family: Physiological disorder
Subject: fasciation

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, November 15, 2010