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- Whitfield, Anna E., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Annual review of entomology 2009 v.54 pp. 447
- plant viruses; Rhabdoviridae; Cytorhabdovirus; Nucleorhabdovirus; host plants; insect vectors; host-pathogen relationships; host specificity; virus transmission; receptors; cell biology; molecular biology
- ... The rhabdoviruses form a large family (Rhabdoviridae) whose host ranges include humans, other vertebrates, invertebrates, and plants. There are at least 90 plant-infecting rhabdoviruses, several of which are economically important pathogens of various crops. All definitive plant-infecting and many vertebrate-infecting rhabdoviruses are persistently transmitted by insect vectors, and a few putative ...