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White fungus or Sclerotinia sclerotiorum on an infected carrot Nope, not the planet Mars just a common fungus found on stored and damaged root crops like carrots.<br />
f5.6, 1/80 sec, 100 ISO,1X,  42 shots at 503&micro;m step<br />
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White fungus on carrot<br />
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Imperator 58 carrot or Daucus carota subsp. sativus Geotagged,Sclerotinia sclerotiorum,Summer,United States Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

White fungus or Sclerotinia sclerotiorum on an infected carrot

Nope, not the planet Mars just a common fungus found on stored and damaged root crops like carrots.
f5.6, 1/80 sec, 100 ISO,1X, 42 shots at 503µm step

White fungus or Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Common mold on many root crops usually in storage<br />
f5.6, 1/80 sec, 100 ISO,5X Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

White fungus on carrot
White fungus Sclerotinia sclerotiorum on a Imperator 58 carrot top or Daucus carota subsp. sativus A common cultivated carrot with a common fungus infection usually found in storage  Carrot,Daucus carota subsp. sativus,Geotagged,Sclerotinia sclerotiorum,Summer,United States

Imperator 58 carrot or Daucus carota subsp. sativus

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  1. Last week there was an image of a slice of chorizo sausage put on a news Chanel ,mentioning that it was an image of one of the planets. Had a lot of people fooled. Posted 3 months ago
    1. Love chorizo and Mars. Posted 3 months ago

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"Sclerotinia sclerotiorum" is a plant pathogenic fungus and can cause a disease called white mold if conditions are conducive. "S. sclerotiorum" can also be known as cottony rot, watery soft rot, stem rot, drop, crown rot and blossom blight.

Similar species: Helotiales
Species identified by William Bodine
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Uploaded Aug 22, 2022. Captured Aug 22, 2022 07:56 in 2847 E Fountain St, Mesa, AZ 85213, USA.
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • f/5.6
  • 1/83s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm