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 (zō′nāt′) also zo·nat·ed (-nā′tĭd)
Biology Having zones of a different color or texture, as rings or bands.
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(ˈzəʊneɪt) or


marked with, divided into, or arranged in zones
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Colonies on OA covering a 90 mm Petri dish in 4 weeks, at first whitish, becoming Greyish Sepia (105) with reddish tones, velvety to felty, zonate, with entire margin, Brick (59); reverse Brown Vinaceous (84).
Pileus 30-55 mm diam., plano-convex, broadly umbonate, undulating surface, deep cinnamon to red-brown to dark brick, central disc darker, in mature specimens surface zonate, surface smooth, viscid, shiny, cap margin clearly white to cream with dentate processes, involute.
Evaluation of efficacy of fungicides against zonate leaf spot of sorghum caused by Gloeocercospora sorghi.
& Bubak]), gray leaf spot (Cercospora sorghi Ellis & Everh.), target leaf spot (Bipolaris sorghicola [Lefebvre & Sherwin] Alcorn), and zonate leaf spot (Gloeocercospora sorghi D.
Out of 18 positive samples for dermatophytes, 9 samples revealed growth of zonate colonies with powdery center and floccose at periphery with ellipsoidal, starburst like colonies and color of medium changed from amber to red during colony growth.
Amongst those, zonate smooth were abundantly encountered during present investigations.
The Kriging method of geostatistics was used to interpolate, zonate, and forecast the probability of data correlation.
The symptoms of the disease on the leaves were appearing by brown, small, scattered spots on the leaves that gradually become round or irregular, brown to black lesions, concentrically zonate with a dark brown margin.
Diseases common in these evaluation were zonate leaf spot, caused by Gloeocercospora sorghi D.
Description.--Fruiting bodies: Sessile to effused-reflexed overlapping brackets, gray to grayish-brown to light brown, 1-5 cm across; upper surface villose to tomentose with stiff hairs, zonate, hairless between the zones; some green areas due to a coating of algae.