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Asexual Spore
 Please note that Trichoderma is common lab contaminant and not technically a plant pathogen. It is frequently seen on plates while attemping to grow out unknown pathogens. The spores were obtained with a tape mount which was stained with Lactophenol Blue and viewed with a compound microscope at 40x. The microscope picture was taken at 4 days.
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Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Hypocreomycetidae
Order: Hypocreales
Family: Hypocreaceae
Genus: Trichoderma
Subject: Trichoderma spp. Pers.


There is no applicable taxonomy of higher classification for this subject.
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Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Image last updated:
Tuesday, December 7, 2010