Graham, Andre P.; Stewart, C.S; Roye, Marcia E.
First report of a begomovirus infecting two common weeds : Malvastrum americanum and Sida spinosa in Jamaica
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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....