Submitted to: Description of Plant Viruses
Publication Type: Monograph
Publication Acceptance Date: September 1, 2002
Publication Date: December 1, 2002
Citation: French, R.C., Stenger, D.C. 2002. Wheat streak mosaic virus (descriptions of plant viruses no. 48, revised). Description Of Plant Viruses. A.A.B. descriptions of plant viruses, No. 393. Technical Abstract: Biological and physical properties of Wheat streak mosaic virus (genus Tritimovirus) are presented in brief monograph form. The publication represents an updated revision of The Description of Plant Viruses No. 48, originally published in 1971 by the Association of Applied Biologists. Topics covered include main diseases, geographical distribution, host range and symptomatology, strains, transmission by vectors, serology, relationships with other viruses, stability in sap, purification, properties of particles, particle structure, particle composition, genome propertis, relations with cells and tissues, and ecology and control.