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Summer Bunch Rot (Sour Rot) or Rhizopus arrhizus On a Thompson seedless grape<br />
f8, ISO 100, 1 sec, 5X, 66 steps at 84&micro;m<br />
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Summer Bunch Rot (Sour Rot) or Rhizopus arrhizus

On a Thompson seedless grape
f8, ISO 100, 1 sec, 5X, 66 steps at 84µm

    comments (3)

  1. A very creative and original choice of subject, William! Only the 8th species in the Phylum Zygomycota:
    https://www.jungledragon.com/wildlife/browse/fungi/zygomycota

    Great job!
    Posted 3 months ago
    1. Thanks Ferdy. Posted 3 months ago
  2. Very interesting! Posted 3 months ago

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"Rhizopus arrhizus" is a fungus of the family Mucoraceae, characterized by sporangiophores that arise from nodes at the point where the rhizoids are formed and by a hemispherical columella. It is the most common cause of mucormycosis in humans and occasionally infects other animals.

Similar species: Mucorales
Species identified by William Bodine
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By William Bodine

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Uploaded Aug 29, 2022. Captured Aug 29, 2022 09:10 in 2847 E Fountain St, Mesa, AZ 85213, USA.
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • f/1.0
  • 1s
  • ISO100
  • 50mm