Image Number: 5426806

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Descriptor:
Asexual Spore
Description:
The pathogen was grown on Acidified Potato Dextrose Medium and incubated at 25 degrees C with alternating periods of light and dark (12hr. each per day).  The spore picture was taken at a four day time interval at 40x magnification with a compound microscope. The spores were obtained via a tape mount and stained with Lactophenol Blue.
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Laboratory

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Image location:
Florida, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Zygomycota
Class: Zygomycetes
Subclass: Incertae sedis
Order: Mucorales
Family: Mucoraceae
Genus: Rhizopus
Subject: Rhizopus spp. Ehrenb.

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There is no applicable taxonomy of higher classification for this subject.
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Image uploaded:
Tuesday, August 17, 2010
Image last updated:
Tuesday, December 7, 2010