Descriptor: Covered and loose smut (SMUT)

Crop: OAT. Category: Disease descriptors.

Crop Germplasm Committee approved. Type: Numeric descriptor. Maximum length: 16. Data format: 999990.9999999 Responsible site: Plant Gene Resources of Canada (PGRC).

Definition: Amount of smut (combination of covered smut - Ustilago kolleri and loose smut - Ustilago avenae) expressed as a percent of the susceptible check.

Studies or environments using the descriptor

Observed values.