Image Number: 5475050

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Symptoms
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Pythium root rot on lentil: note lack of secondary roots, brown discoloration, and the cortex was stripped off of the inner stele of the root.? Varying levels of damage.
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Laboratory

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Image location:
Montana, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Chromista
Phylum: Oomycota
Class: Oomycetes
Order: Peronosporales
Family: Pythiaceae
Genus: Pythium
Subject: Pythium spp. Pringsh.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
Genus: Lens
Subject: Lens culinaris Medik.
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Image uploaded:
Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Image last updated:
Friday, September 28, 2012