Phytophthora blight (Phytophthora nicotianae ) on Maryland tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum (Maryland type)) - 5368705

Phytophthora blight
Phytophthora nicotianae Breda de Haan

Host: Maryland tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum (Maryland type) L.)
Descriptor: Asexual Spore
Description: Asexual spore-producing bodies called "sporangia" of the fungus Phytophthora parasitica var. nicotianae. When the sporangia is hollow-looking it has produced zoospores and they swam away in search of susceptible host tissue.
Image type: Laboratory
Image location: Kentucky, United States

Specimen Information

Specimen in collection: No
Specimen Condition:
Identification Method:

Photographer Information

Name: Paul Bachi
Organization: University of Kentucky Research and Education Center
Country: United States
Series:Black shank (Phytophthora parasitica var. nicotianae) on Tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum)

More Images:

Image Number: 5368705

Light Box(?)

For Batch Downloading, Requesting Commercial Use,
Creating Presentations, and Creating Image Collections

Creative Commons License    This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 License.

Image Use:(?) You must attribute the work in the manner specified (but not in any way that suggests endorsement). You may not use this work for commercial purposes unless permission is granted by the photographer or copyright owner.

Image Citation:(?) Paul Bachi, University of Kentucky Research and Education Center,

Node Affiliation: Bugwood - UGA

Available Images Resolutions:

(Download only - Use Light Box for Requests)

Image uploaded on Thursday, March 06, 2008
Image Information last updated on Monday, February 16, 2009