• Plant virus diseases transmitted by whiteflies in Karnataka

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      Whitefly; Bemisia tabaci ; yellow mosaic; yellow vein mosaic; leaf curl; gemini-virus; horsegram yellow mosaic virus; cowpea mild mottle virus; ELISA

    • Abstract


      Whiteflies (Bemisia tabaci) transmitted yellow mosaic, yellow vein mosaic and leaf curl diseases of economically important crops. Horsegram yellow mosaic virus and cowpea mild mottle virus have been isolated and characterised in India. Except these two viruses the causal agents of other whitefly transmitted diseases are not known.

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      V Muniyappa1 G K Veeresh1

      1. Department of Plant Pathology and Entomology, University of Agricultural Sciences, Hebbal, Bangalore - 560024, India
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