Tag: basidiomycota reproduction

BASIDIOMYCOTA

USTILAGO (Smut) Occurrence Usti.ago is parasite on the grasses like wheat. It is commonly called smut. It attacks on the ovaries of grasses. Sometimes, it completely destoy the whole ears (wheat) and produces black powdery mass of spores. Ustilago tritici is common in Pakistan. It attacks on wheat. Ustiā€™ago avenae attacks on oat. Ustilago nada [Continue]