potato wart fungus

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Noun1.potato wart fungus - fungus causing potato wart disease in potato tubers
genus Synchytrium, Synchytrium - simple parasitic fungi including pond scum parasites
fungus - an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter; ranging from unicellular or multicellular organisms to spore-bearing syncytia
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The Standing Committee on Agriculture, Forestry and Environment was charged with the responsibility of conducting a full and complete examination of the events leading up to and subsequent to the discovery of potato wart fungus in the Province in October 2000.
The United States had banned shipments of the potatoes out of concern they might spread the rare potato wart fungus to U.
The United States has slapped a ban on potatoes from Prince Edward Island near Quebec in Canada after the potato wart fungus was found in a small section of one field.