Image Number: 5369027

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Symptoms
Description:
Close-up of dead needle tip with black, spore-producing bodies ("acervuli") breaking through needle surface.
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
Kentucky, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Dothideomycetes
Subclass: Dothideomycetidae
Order: Capnodiales
Family: Mycosphaerellaceae
Genus: Mycosphaerella
Subject: Mycosphaerella pini Rostr.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Picea
Subject: Picea spp. A. Dietr.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, March 6, 2008
Image last updated:
Thursday, November 13, 2008