Image Number: 5362139

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Sign
Description:
Close-up view of the aecia of white pine blister rust (Cronartium ribicola) on the branch of a pine tree.
Image type:
Field
Image view:
Close-up

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Urediniomycotinia
Class: Urediniomycetes
Subclass: Urediniomycetidae
Order: Uredinales
Family: Cronartiaceae
Genus: Cronartium
Subject: Cronartium ribicola J. C. Fisch.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Pinus
Subject: Pinus spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Friday, January 25, 2008
Image last updated:
Tuesday, April 1, 2008