Detection, Occurrence, and Survey of Rice Stripe and Black-Streaked Dwarf Diseases in Zhejiang Province, China
Michael J ADAMS
- Publisher: Elsevier
Plant culture | SB1-1110 | rice black-streaked dwarf fijivirus | surveys | southern rice black-streaked dwarf fijivirus | viral diseases | rice stripe tenuivirus
mesheuropmc: food and beverages | embryonic structures | musculoskeletal diseases | endocrine system diseases
The major viral diseases that occur on rice plants in Zhejiang Province, eastern China, are stripe and rice black-streaked dwarf diseases. Rice stripe disease is only caused by rice stripe tenuivirus (RSV), while rice black-streaked dwarf disease can be caused by rice black-streaked dwarf fijivirus (RBSDV) and/or southern rice black-streaked dwarf fijivirus (SRBSDV). Here we review the characterization of these viruses, methods for their detection, and extensive surveys showing their occurrence and spread in the province.