Image Number: 5405277

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Sign
Description:
Ear rotting from base of ear toward tip.  White fungal mycelium also seen on and between kernels.
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
Kentucky, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Class: Incertae sedis
Order: Incertae sedis
Family: Incertae sedis
Genus: Stenocarpella
Subject: Stenocarpella maydis (Berk.) B. Sutton

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:
Monday, November 2, 2009
Image last updated:
Monday, March 22, 2010