Plasmodiophora brassicae. It is not a fungus; it is in a separate kindom called Protista, and is in a group known as rhizaria. There are many club root strains.
AUTHOR Grahame Jackson
Information from Diseases of vegetable crops in Australia (2010). Editors, Denis Persley, Tony Cooke, Susan House. CSIRO Publishing; and from CABI (2016) Plasmodiophora brassicae (cabbage club root). Crop Protection Compendium. (www.cabi.org/cpc). Photos 1&3 Gerald Holmes, California Poltechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, Bugwood.org.
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