Prepared microscope slide: Venturia inequalis conidia l.s. Infects members of the Maloideae [Maleae (tribe), Malinae (subtribe)], and is causative of the disease apple scab. Conidia are non-motile spores of a fungus. They are also known as termed asexual chlamydospores, or chlamydoconidia, or mitospores. Synonyms: Venturia inaequalis
Kingdom: Fungi / Phylum: Ascomycota / Subphylum: Euascomycota / Class: Dothideomycetes / Family: Venturiaceae / Genus: Venturia / species: inaequalis V. inaequalis
Alternate taxonomy: Kingdom: Fungi / Division: Ascomycota / Subdivision: Pezizomycotina / Class: Dothideomycetes / Order: Pleosporales / Family: Venturiaceae / Genus: Venturia / Species: V. inaequalis Venturia inaequalis (Cooke) Wint.
Synonyms: Venturia inaequalis
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There are three samples on the prepared slide. Images will be of the middle sample. The main image of the center of Venturia inequalis conidia l.s. is at 40x. Additional images are at 100x and 400x.
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This slide was prepared by Triarch (Geo. H. Conant) of Ripon, Wisconsin # 3-48a. It has been used in an unknown classroom setting. From the quality of the work, and the general appearance, it is estimated to have been prepared prior to 1960.
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