Image Number: 5366752

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Descriptor:
Fruiting Bodies
Description:
Basidiocarps of Armillaria mellea, a fungus that attacks the roots of trees.
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Field
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United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Hymenomycotina
Class: Agaricomycetes
Subclass: Agaricomycetidae
Order: Agaricales
Family: Marasmiaceae
Genus: Armillaria
Subject: Armillaria mellea (Vahl:Fr.) P. Kumm.

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There is no applicable taxonomy of higher classification for this subject.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, February 14, 2008
Image last updated:
Monday, April 14, 2008