Glomus intraradix spores

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Kingdom: Fungi
Scientific Name: Glomus intraradix
Image Courtesy of: Calderon, Francisco
Image Width:20 microns
Image Technology: Light Microscopy

This is a dying root of Sorghum with spores of the mycorrhizal fungus Glomus intraradix. When the root gets old, vesicles of this fungus harden to become spores.