First Report of Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Geminivirus in Yucatán, México.

@article{AscencioIbez1999FirstRO,
  title={First Report of Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Geminivirus in Yucat{\'a}n, M{\'e}xico.},
  author={Jose T Ascencio-Ib{\'a}{\~n}ez and Ra{\'u}l D{\'i}az-Plaza and Jes{\'u}s M{\'e}ndez-Lozano and Z. I. Monsalve-Fonnegra and Gerardo R Arg{\"u}ello-Astorga and Rafael Francisco Rivera-Bustamante},
  journal={Plant disease},
  year={1999},
  volume={83 12},
  pages={
          1178
        }
}
Geminiviruses are probably the most important viral pathogen affecting tomatoes and other crops in the Caribbean region. In addition to losses previously caused by native virus populations, the introduction of tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV) into the area has become a major concern for tomato growers (1). Since the detection of TYLCV in Cuba, and later in Florida (2,3), we have been monitoring the tomato- and pepper-growing areas of the Yucatán Peninsula, México, for TYLCV. We also have… CONTINUE READING

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