Recent Studies on Peanut Bud Necrosis Disease: Proceedings of a Meeting 20 Mar 1995 uri icon


  • The current status of research on peanut bud necrosis disease caused by the peanut bud necrosisvirus and transmitted by Thrips palmi is reviewed. Recent advances in the genome structure, hostrange, transmission, and spread of tospoviruses wi t h emphasis on the peanut bud necrosis virusare discussed. Epidemiology of the disease and resistance to both the vector and the virus arereviewed in detail. Agronomically acceptable varieties wi th resistance to either the vector or to thevector and the virus are now available

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  • 1995