Image Number: 5368439

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Symptoms
Description:
Exhibiting a symptom called "phyllody" which is the transformation of flower organs into structures like leaves.
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
Kentucky, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Monera
Phylum: Tenericutes
Class: Mollicutes
Order: Incertae sedis
Family: Incertae sedis
Genus: Candidatus Phytoplasma
Subject: Candidatus Phytoplasma asteris Lee et al. 2004a

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Echinacea
Subject: Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, March 6, 2008
Image last updated:
Monday, November 3, 2008