Ergot of cereals and grasses by Otis C. Maloy

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Published by Cooperative Extension, College of Agriculture, Washington State University in Pullman, Wash .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Ergot,
  • Grain -- Diseases and pests,
  • Grasses -- Diseases and pests

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Statement[by Otis C. Maloy].
SeriesPlant diseases, Extension bulletin -- 1091., Extension bulletin (Washington State University. Cooperative Extension) -- 1091.
ContributionsWashington State University. Cooperative Extension., United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
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Pagination[2] p. :
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Open LibraryOL17615589M
OCLC/WorldCa43020332

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This fungus grows Class: Sordariomycetes. Ergotism (pron. / ˈ ɜːr ɡ ə t ˌ ɪ z ə m / UR-gət-iz-əm) is the effect of long-term ergot poisoning, traditionally due to the ingestion of the alkaloids produced by the Claviceps purpurea fungus—from the Latin noun Causes: Long-term ergot poisoning.

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Ergot is the common name of a fungus in the genus Claviceps that is parasitic on certain grains and grasses. The fungus forms a sclerotium in winter, and this small structure is what is usually referred to. Claviceps purpurea var. purpurea Tul.- Ergot.

Phylum: Ascomycota - Class: Sordariomycetes - Order: Hypocreales - Family: Clavicipitaceae Distribution - Taxonomic History - Etymology - Identification - Season: April to September in Britain and Ireland. Any fungus in the genus Claviceps which are parasitic on grasses.

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Signs of St. Anthony’s fire were easy to see: seizures, hallucinations, and blackened limbs. Medieval Europeans believed its cause to be spiritual, but the true cause was far more earthly. Grasses such as meadow fescue, quack grass, orchard grass, timothy, redtop, bluegrass, squirrel tail, wild rye, brome grass and meadow foxtail are also hosts of ergot, and from some of these infection.

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