Location of Grapevine Fardeaf and Yellow Mosaic Virus Particles in Xiphinema index

D. J. Raski, A. R. Maggenti, N. O. Jones


Particles of fanleaf and yellow mosaic viruses are reported in the lumen of the esophagus of Xiphinerna index. Differences in cuticular morphology suggest differences in charged receptor sites which may offer an explanation for virus location and orderly arrangement. Key Words: NEPO virus, morphology, esophagus, odontophore.

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