A virus infection inMyriotrichia clavaeformis (Dictyosiphonales, Phaeophyceae) from Argentina

Virus-infected plants ofMyriotrichia clavaeformis from the coast of Argentina are sterile and produce viras particles in lateral vesicles homologous to plurilocular sporangia of normal plants. Virions are released into the surrounding sea water and can infect swimming spores of healthyMyriotrichia plants. Virus particles are hexagonal in cross section with… CONTINUE READING