squash mosaic virus (ATCC® PV-117)

Classification: Comovirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Classification Comovirus
Deposited As squash mosaic comovirus
Agent squash mosaic virus
Strain (Sill-3)-Severe
Applications
Plant research
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Comments
Vector: cucumber beetles (Acalymma trivitata, Diabrotica undecimpunctata; rarely aphids)
Virus is seed transmissible.
Name of Depositor Claude E. Thomas
Source
This virus was originally isolated by W. H. Sill, Jr. from squash in Kansas.
References

Campbell RN. . CMI/AAB Descriptions of Plant Viruses No. 43: 1971..

El-Hadidi, Salama EA, Sill Jr WH. Phytopathology 56:877, 1966.

Demski JW. Phytopathology 59: 251-252, 1969.