Image Number: 5359949

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Descriptor:
Infestation
Description:
Dodder (Cuscuta spp.) infestation of a sugar beet (Beta vulgaris) field.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Solanales
Family: Cuscutaceae
Genus: Cuscuta
Subject: Cuscuta spp. L.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Caryophyllidae
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Genus: Beta
Subject: Beta vulgaris ssp. vulgaris (sugar beet group)
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, January 23, 2008
Image last updated:
Thursday, March 27, 2008