Image Number: 5430202

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Symptoms
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On dewy mornings, the brown patch pathogen produces mycelium. In low-cut turf it is often in a "smoke ring" around the patch. This is fairway-height (approximately 1/2 inch) turfgrass.
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Field

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Image location:
Kansas, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Hymenomycotina
Class: Agaricomycetes
Subclass: Agaricomycetidae
Order: Ceratobasidiales
Family: Ceratobasidiaceae
Genus: Rhizoctonia
Subject: Rhizoctonia solani J.G. Kühn

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Lolium
Subject: Lolium perenne L.
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Image uploaded:
Tuesday, January 4, 2011
Image last updated:
Friday, January 28, 2011