Host range of rice yellow mottle virus in Sudano-Sahelian Savannahs.

  title={Host range of rice yellow mottle virus in Sudano-Sahelian Savannahs.},
  author={M D Allarangaye and Ouola Traor{\'e} and Elizabeth Traore and Roch Millogo and Sita Guinko and Gnissa Konat{\'e}},
  journal={Pakistan journal of biological sciences : PJBS},
  volume={10 9},
In the present study, we investigated on the experimental host range of RYMV among plant species most of which are frequently encountered in rice-growing environments of west and central African savannahs. Only seven out of 66 plant species inoculated were infected by RYMV. All susceptible plant species belonged to the Poaceae family and three of them (Chloris prieuri, Eragrostis cilianensis and Shoenefeldia gracilis) were reported for the first time. Symptoms were conspicuous and persistent in… CONTINUE READING