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Abstract
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Author(s)
Graham, Andre P.; Stewart, C.S; Roye, Marcia E.
Title
First report of a begomovirus infecting two common weeds : Malvastrum americanum and Sida spinosa in Jamaica
Journal Title
Plant Pathology
Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2007
Volume ID
56
Issue ID
2
Page(s)
340
Location/URL
http:; www.bspp.org.uk/publications/new-disease-reports/ndr.php?id=013044
Notes
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Abstract
This is the first report of the infection of M. americanum and S. spinosa in Jamaica by a new bipartite begomovirus, provisionally named Malvastrum yellow mosaic Jamaica virus. While geminiviruses have previously been characterized from Sida spp. in Jamaica, this is the first report of a geminivirus infecting M. americanum in Jamaica....
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