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Noun1.Plasmodiophora - type genus of Plasmodiophoraceae comprising minute plant parasitic fungi similar to and sometimes included among the slime molds
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
family Plasmodiophoraceae, Plasmodiophoraceae - family of fungi often causing hypertrophy in seed plants
clubroot fungus, Plasmodiophora brassicae - a fungus resembling slime mold that causes swellings or distortions of the roots of cabbages and related plants
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Clubroot is caused by the fungus Plasmodiophora brassicae, which causes galls, or knots, in the roots.
Environmental Protection Agency, 2003), tobacco mosaic virus, Plasmodiophora brassicae, and tomato seeds (Germany; Bundesministerium fur Umwelt, Naturschutz und Reaktorsicherheit, 1998, BioAbfV), Streptococcus feacalis (Denmark; Bendixen, 1994), Clostridium perfringens, Salmonella spp.
What can we learn from clubroots: alterations in host roots and hormone homeostasis caused by Plasmodiophora brassicae.
2004) informan que la aplicacion de vermicompost logro suprimir enfermedades causadas por Phytophthora, Fusarium, Plasmodiophora, Pythium, Rhizoctonia y Verticillium.
Sacristan & Hoffman [22] studied direct infection of embryogenic tissue cultures of haploid Brassica napus with resting spores of Plasmodiophora brassicae.