Scanning electronic microscopy (SEM) observation of interaction of Mycosphaerella musicola with abaxial leaf surfaces of Musa acuminata genotypes. Fungal germ tubes and hyphal growth were observed 3, 6 and 9DAI respectively, for Cavendish Grande Naine (A, B, C) and Calcutta 4 (D, E, F). Hyphal growth and penetration of stomatal openings was observed only in Cavendish Grande Naine 6DAI onwards. Abbreviations: DAI, days after inoculation; h, hypha; s, stoma.
Passos et al. BMC Genomics 2013 14:78 doi:10.1186/1471-2164-14-78