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1843
Ireland
Phytophthora infestans
It is a water mole or oomycete that causes potato and tomato disease known as potato or late blight. Potato blight caused by Phytophthora Infestans was one of the major causes of the Great Irish Famine 1845-1849.
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Disease; Outbreak; Plant; Mold; Decay; Famine; Irish; Infection; Science; History; Organism
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