Image Number: 5405291

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Description:
Close-up of the lower surface of a blighted area of a leaf showing black dots ("acervuli") along the major veins believed to be of a species of Discula.
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
Kentucky, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Sordariomycetidae
Order: Diaporthales
Family: Valsaceae
Genus: Discula
Subject: Discula spp. (Abellini) 3: 674 (1884)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Sapindales
Family: Aceraceae
Genus: Acer
Subject: Acer spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, November 2, 2009
Image last updated:
Monday, March 22, 2010