Image Number: 5476345

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Symptoms
Description:
Appears on the noses, wings, ears and feet of infected bats. It is a deadly disease affecting cave hibernating bats.
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Field

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United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Leotiomycetes
Subclass: Leotiomycetes
Order: Incertae sedis
Family: Incertae sedis
Genus: Geomyces
Subject: Geomyces destructans Blehert & Gargas

Host

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Infraclass: Eutheria
Subclass: Theria
Order: Chiroptera
Suborder: Microchiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Myotis
Subject: Myotis lucifugus (LeConte, 1831)
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Image uploaded:
Friday, September 14, 2012
Image last updated:
Friday, September 14, 2012