Image Number: 5361955

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Description:
A mummy of the brown rot fungus Monilinia spp. on an infected peach tree. The fungus uses such mummified fruits as over-wintering structures.
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Field

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Image location:
Colorado, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Leotiomycetes
Order: Helotiales
Family: Sclerotiniaceae
Genus: Monilinia
Subject: Monilinia spp. Bonord.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Prunus
Subject: Prunus persica (L.) Batsch
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Image uploaded:
Friday, January 25, 2008
Image last updated:
Wednesday, September 10, 2008