NEET Botany Biological Classification Questions Solved

NEET - 2007

Ergot of rye is caused by a species of:

(1) Phytophthora

(2) Uncinula

(3) Ustilago

(4) Claviceps

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(4) The fungus claviceps purpurea is responsible for Ergot disease of rye. Which lowers the yield of rye plant.

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