Image Number: 5369714

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Descriptor:
Fruiting Bodies
Description:
ergot sclerotia on tall fescue seedheads
Image type:
Museum

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Hypocreomycetidae
Order: Hypocreales
Family: Clavicipitaceae
Genus: Claviceps
Subject: Claviceps purpurea (Fr.) Tul.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Festuca
Subject: Festuca arundinacea Schreb.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, May 1, 2008
Image last updated:
Friday, November 21, 2008