Image Number: 5366957

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Fruiting Bodies
Description:
Close-up view of juniper broom rust (Gymnosporangium nidus-avis) on the foliage of a Rocky Mountain juniper.
Image type:
Field
Image view:
Close-up

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Pucciniomycotina
Class: Pucciniomycetes
Order: Pucciniales
Family: Pucciniaceae
Genus: Gymnosporangium
Subject: Gymnosporangium nidus-avis Thaxt.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Cupressaceae
Genus: Juniperus
Subject: Juniperus scopulorum Sarg.
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Friday, February 15, 2008
Image last updated:
Monday, April 14, 2008