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Beet western yellows luteovirus in western Oregon: pathosystem relationships in a vegetable-sugar beet seed production region
- Hampton, R.O., Keller, K.E., Baggett, J.R.
- Plant disease 1998 v.82 no.2 pp. 140
- viruses, Spinacia oleracea, Lactuca sativa, Beet western yellows virus, epidemiology, alternative hosts, weed hosts, inoculum, Aphis gossypii, Brevicoryne brassicae, Brachycaudus helichrysi, Macrosiphum euphorbiae, Myzus persicae, disease vectors, disease transmission, disease prevalence, Oregon
- The history of beet western yellows luteovirus (BWYV), the biology and epidemiology of this plant virus, the assays used for incidence assessment of BWYV, the presence of BWYV in vegetable and sugarbeet seed crops and associated weeds are all discussed with reference to the interactions within the beet western yellows pathosystem that cause risks to BWYV-susceptible crops in western Oregon, USA.