Image Number: 5368845

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Descriptor:
Asexual Spore
Description:
Spores of the fungus Entomosporium mespili look like an insect and thus the genus name of the fungus.
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
Kentucky, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Leotiomycetes
Order: Helotiales
Family: Dermateaceae
Genus: Diplocarpon
Subject: Diplocarpon mespili (Sorauer) B. Sutton

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Photinia
Subject: Photinia x fraseri Dress [glabra × serratifolia]
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, March 6, 2008
Image last updated:
Monday, November 3, 2008