Image Number: 5357462

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Descriptor:
Sexual Spore
Description:
Aecia of wheat rust (Puccinia graminis  f.sp. tritici) on its alternate host, barberry.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Pucciniomycotina
Class: Pucciniomycetes
Order: Pucciniales
Family: Pucciniaceae
Genus: Puccinia
Subject: Puccinia graminis Pers.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Magnoliidae
Order: Ranunculales
Family: Berberidaceae
Genus: Berberis
Subject: Berberis spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Friday, January 18, 2008
Image last updated:
Monday, March 17, 2008