Image Number: 5362696

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Symptoms
Description:
A sunflower leaf harboring the telial stage of the sunflower red rust fungus Puccinia helianthi in the field.
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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 helianthi Schwein.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Helianthus
Subject: Helianthus spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Friday, February 1, 2008
Image last updated:
Sunday, June 15, 2008