Image Number: 5368873

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Sign
Description:
smut galls on ear
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
Kentucky, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Ustilaginomycotinia
Class: Ustilaginomycetes
Subclass: Ustilaginomycetidae
Order: Ustilaginales
Family: Ustilaginaceae
Genus: Ustilago
Subject: Ustilago maydis (DC.) Corda

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Zea
Subject: Zea mays L.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, March 6, 2008
Image last updated:
Monday, November 3, 2008