First Report of Cucumber mosaic virus in yams (Dioscorea spp.) in Ghana, Togo, and Republic of Benin in West Africa
Yam (Dioscorea spp., family Dioscoreaceae) is one of the most important food crops cultivated in the West African yam zone comprising the forest and savannah areas of Nigeria, Ghana, Côte d'Ivoire, Republic of Benin, and Togo, which account for more than 90% of the 4.59 million ha of yam cultivation worldwide (1). A survey was conducted in 2005 to document viruses in yams in Ghana, Togo, and...
Eni A.O., P. Lava Kumar, R. Asiedu, O.J. Alabi and R.A. Naidu, J.d’A. Hughes, M.E.C. Rey
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Survey of the incidence and distribution of viruses infecting yam (Dioscorea spp.) in Ghana and Togo
Sequence diversity among badnavirus isolates infecting yam (Dioscorea spp.) in Ghana, Togo, Benin and Nigeria
Survey of the incidence and distribution of five viruses infecting yam in the major yam producing zones in Benin.
Alarming increase in the incidence of Cucumber mosaic virus in cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (l.) Walp.) in northern Nigeria.
Incidence and diversity of mixed viruses lower in yam tubers and tuber sprouts compared with field leaf samples: Implications for virus-free planting material control strategy.