Image Number: 5368817

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Culture
Description:
Note the hard, black survival structures called “sclerotia” in culture plates.  Isolated from sweet coneflower (Rudbeckia subtomentosa Pursh)
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Laboratory

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Kentucky, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Leotiomycetes
Order: Helotiales
Family: Sclerotiniaceae
Genus: Sclerotinia
Subject: Sclerotinia sclerotiorum (Lib.) de Bary

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Image uploaded:
Thursday, March 6, 2008
Image last updated:
Saturday, March 14, 2009