Image Number: 5366649

Descriptor:
Symptoms
Description:
Signs and symptoms of head smut (Sphacelotheca reiliana) on an ear of field corn.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Urediniomycotinia
Class: Urediniomycetes
Subclass: Microbotryomycetidae
Order: Microbotryales
Family: Microbotryaceae
Genus: Sphacelotheca
Subject: Sphacelotheca reiliana (J.G. Kühn) G.P. Clinton

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Zea
Subject: Zea mays L.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, February 14, 2008
Image last updated:
Monday, March 24, 2008