The charcoal-rot of maize caused by Sclerotium bataticola Taub. was found near Ames, Iowa, during mid-August, 1941, on several prematurely dead stalks in a field of early planted corn. Greenhouse tests with the fungus produced seedling infection of maize with necrosis of the roots and mesocotyl.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
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"Charcoal-Rot of Maize, New to Iowa,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 49(1), 256-256.
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