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Tobacco rattle tobravirus


Data collated by B.D. Harrison and D.J. Robinson, 1984.





ICTV decimal code

Host range and symptoms

First reported in Nicotiana tabacum; from Germany; by Böning (1931).

Natural host range and symptoms


Geographical distribution

Experimental host range

Diagnostically susceptible host species and symptoms

Diagnostically insusceptible host species

Maintenance and propagation hosts

Assay hosts (Local lesions or Whole plants)

Susceptible host species

Insusceptible host species

Families containing susceptible hosts

Families containing insusceptible hosts

Sources of host-range data

Physical and biochemical properties

Properties of particles in sap

Purification method

Particle morphology

Physical properties

Biochemical properties

NCBI sequence data (Entrez search)

Sequence database accession code(s)

Features of the genome

Features of proteins



Taxonomy and relationships

Virus(es) with serologically related virions

Differences between type strain and others

Comments and References



  • Electron micrograph.

  • Cite this publication as: Brunt, A.A., Crabtree, K., Dallwitz, M.J., Gibbs, A.J., Watson, L. and Zurcher, E.J. (eds.) (1996 onwards). `Plant Viruses Online: Descriptions and Lists from the VIDE Database. Version: 16th January 1997.' URL

    Dallwitz (1980) and Dallwitz, Paine and Zurcher (1993) should also be cited.

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