Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Corn smut

Ustilago maydis


A fungal pathogen of corn.


Found in a corn maze made of the type of corn sold for ethanol.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Spotted by

Dixon, California, USA

Spotted on Sep 23, 2017
Submitted on Feb 5, 2018

Related Spottings

Huitlacoche ( Corn Smut) Corn smut

Nearby Spottings

Spotting Oyster mushroom Nutall Woodpecker (male) Rio Grande Wild Turkey
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team