Location: Subtropical Plant Pathology ResearchTitle: Detection of Papaya ringspot virus type W infecting the cucurbit weed Cucumis melo var. dudaim in Florida
|Tantiwanich, Yaowapa - Department Of Agriculture - Thailand|
|Baker, Carlye - Florida Department Of Agriculture And Consumer Services|
Submitted to: Plant Health Progress
Publication Type: Peer Reviewed Journal
Publication Acceptance Date: 12/20/2013
Publication Date: 3/1/2014
Publication URL: http://10.1094/PHP-BR-13-0126). 2014
Citation: Tantiwanich, Y., Baker, C.A., Turechek, W., Adkins, S.T. 2014. Detection of Papaya ringspot virus type W infecting the cucurbit weed Cucumis melo var. dudaim in Florida. Plant Health Progress. 15:29-30.
Interpretive Summary: Papaya ringspot virus type W has been detected in the cucurbit weed, Cucumis melo var. dudaim, in Florida
Technical Abstract: This is the first report of Papaya ringspot virus type W infecting Cucumis melo var. dudaim, a cucurbit weed, in Florida. It provides an overview of this virus reservoir for growers, extension workers, crop consultants and research and regulatory scientists.