||| Menu
> < Ergot Picture Slideshow
Ergot Picture Slideshow
left
left
    Ergot Picture Slideshow
    Image of Ergot
    Close up of ergot infected
    The ergot fungus produces
212
0

Ergot or ergot fungi refers to a group of fungi of the genus Claviceps.The most prominent member of this group is Claviceps purpurea. This fungus grows on rye and related plants, and produces alkaloids that can cause ergotism in humans and other mammals, consuming grains contaminated with the fruiting structure (called ergot sclerotium) of this fungus.There are about 50 known species of Claviceps, most of them in the tropical regions. Economically important species are C.

by vinus



17-Jun-10, 8:55 pm

Please leave a comment on Ergot

user

Bristol Palin

11-May-11, 2:40 am
316 Views

Clarence Birdse..

26-Mar-09, 2:30 pm
1109 Views

akshay pareek

24-Jul-14, 9:05 am
23 Views

Phenotype

30-Apr-10, 1:59 am
3073 Views

Azim Premji

10-Dec-09, 1:30 pm
277 Views

Super Mario Gal..

26-Apr-10, 9:34 pm
312 Views

Conflict

28-Apr-10, 8:03 pm
506 Views

The Ruins (film..

28-Jun-10, 4:24 am
139 Views

Tiffany Towers

2-Jul-14, 1:36 am
32 Views

Salt

8-Mar-10, 6:09 am
425 Views
Top