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Lettuce infectious yellows virus
(infectious yellows of lettuce)

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Lettuce infectious yellows virus (infectious yellows of lettuce)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 05 December 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Lettuce infectious yellows virus
  • Preferred Common Name
  • infectious yellows of lettuce
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Virus
  •   Group: "Positive sense ssRNA viruses"
  •     Group: "RNA viruses"
  •       Family: Closteroviridae
  •         Genus: Crinivirus

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Lettuce leaf with infectious yellows virus.
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Lettuce leaf with infectious yellows virus.
Symptoms on lettuceLettuce leaf with infectious yellows virus.USDA-ARS
A lettuce leaf showing the effects of infectious yellows virus.
TitleSymptoms on lettuce
CaptionA lettuce leaf showing the effects of infectious yellows virus.
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A lettuce leaf showing the effects of infectious yellows virus.
Symptoms on lettuceA lettuce leaf showing the effects of infectious yellows virus.USDA-ARS

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Lettuce infectious yellows virus

Preferred Common Name

  • infectious yellows of lettuce

EPPO code

  • LIYV00 (Lettuce infectious yellows crinivirus)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Virus
  •     Group: "Positive sense ssRNA viruses"
  •         Group: "RNA viruses"
  •             Family: Closteroviridae
  •                 Genus: Crinivirus
  •                     Species: Lettuce infectious yellows virus

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 23 Apr 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Europe

BelgiumAbsentEPPO (2020)
SloveniaAbsentEPPO (2020)

North America

MexicoPresentCABI and EPPO (1997); EPPO (2020)
United StatesPresent, LocalizedCABI and EPPO (1997); EPPO (2020)
-ArizonaPresentCABI and EPPO (1997); EPPO (2020)
-CaliforniaPresentCABI and EPPO (1997); EPPO (2020)
-PennsylvaniaPresentCABI and EPPO (1997); EPPO (2020)
-TexasPresentCABI and EPPO (1997); EPPO (2020)

List of Symptoms/Signs

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SignLife StagesType
Fruit / reduced size
Leaves / abnormal colours
Leaves / necrotic areas
Stems / stunting or rosetting

Vectors and Intermediate Hosts

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VectorSourceReferenceGroupDistribution
Bemisia tabaciEFSA Panel on Plant Health, 2013. Insect
Trialeurodes vaporariorumInsect

References

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Brown LJ, Brown JK, Tsai JH, 1990. Lettuce infectious yellows virus. Plant Pathology Circular No. 335. Florida, USA: Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Brunt A, Crabtree K, Dallwitz MJ, Gibbs A, Watson L, 1990. Viruses of Tropical Plants-Descriptions and Lists from the VIDE Database. Wallingford, UK: CAB International/ACIAR, 446-447

CABI, EPPO, 1997. Lettuce infectious yellows 'closterovirus'. [Distribution map]. In: Distribution Maps of Plant Diseases , (December (Edition 1)) Wallingford, UK: CAB International.Map 735.

Cohen S, Duffus JE, Liu HY, 1992. A new Bemisia tabaci biotype in the southwestern United States and its role in silverleaf of squash and transmission of lettuce infectious yellows virus. Phytopathology, 82(1):86-90

Duffus JE, Larsen RC, Liu HY, 1986. Lettuce infectious yellows virus - a new type of whitefly-transmitted virus. Phytopathology, 76(1):97-100

EFSA Panel on Plant Health, 2013. Scientific Opinion on the risks to plant health posed by Bemisia tabaci species complex and viruses it transmits for the EU territory. EFSA Journal, 11(4). 3162. http://www.efsa.europa.eu/sites/default/files/scientific_output/files/main_documents/3162.pdf

EPPO, 2014. PQR database. Paris, France: European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. http://www.eppo.int/DATABASES/pqr/pqr.htm

Falk BW, Tian T, 1999. Lettuce infectious yellows virus. AAB Descriptions of Plant Viruses, no. 369. http://www.dpvweb.net/dpv/showdpv. AAB Descriptions of Plant Viruses, no. 369. Wellesbourne, UK: Association of Applied Biologists. http://www.dpvweb.net/dpv/showdpv.php?dpvno=369

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