Image Number: 5424387

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Symptoms
Description:
Leaf or flower parts become infected and galls form.
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Laboratory

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Image location:
Kentucky, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Ustilaginomycotinia
Class: Exobasidiomycetes
Subclass: Exobasidiomycetidae
Order: Exobasidiales
Family: Exobasidiaceae
Genus: Exobasidium
Subject: Exobasidium vaccinii Erikss.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Dilleniidae
Order: Ericales
Family: Ericaceae
Genus: Rhododendron
Subject: Rhododendron spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Friday, July 23, 2010
Image last updated:
Friday, April 1, 2011