Ustilaginales is an order of fungi. Most of its members are smuts which are parasites of monocots and infect some of the world's most important crop plants.
Photographs of leaves affected by Exobasidium rostrupii and Exobasidium vaccinii.
Several photographs of foliage affected by this species. Text in Polish.
Information from Wikipedia on this order of fungi, members of which are serious plant pathogens and commonly called smuts.
Photographs of maize infected by this species.
Article by Tom Volk on this species which causes corn smut infecting the corn ears, but eaten as a delicacy in Mexico.
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