Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Complete genome sequence of a new strain of Sida golden mosaic Buckup virus from Florida, USA.

Abstract

The complete genome sequence of a bipartite begomovirus found in a Sida sp. plant growing in Bradenton, FL, was determined. The virus is a new strain of Sida golden mosaic Buckup virus (family Geminiviridae, genus Begomovirus). This is the first report of this virus in the United States and the first report outside Jamaica.