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<virology> A large genus of plant viruses of the family potyviridae which infect mainly plants of the solanaceae. Transmission is primarily by aphids in a non-persistent manner. The type species is potato virus y.

(12 Dec 1998)

Pott's puffy tumour, Potts, Willis, potyviridae < Prev | Next > pouch, pouched, pouchitis

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