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Abstract

First report of Phytophthora root rot of sugarbeet, caused by Phytophthora cryptogea, in Greece.

Abstract

In 1998 a severe rot of sugarbeet was observed in Greece. The causal organism was identified as Phytophthora cryptogea. This is the first report of Phytophthora root rot of sugarbeet in Greece.