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Title: Effect of Alomae-Bobone Virus Complex on Young Taro Seedlings and Other Aroid Species in Controlled Conditions 
Author: Ivancic, Anton; Liloqula, Ruth; Levela, Helen; Saelea, Jimi
Date: 1993-01
Publisher: University of Hawaii
Citation: Ivancic A, Liloqula R, Levela H, Saelea J. 1993. Effect of Alomae-Bobone Virus Complex on young taro seedlings and other aroid species in controlled conditions. In: Ferentinos L, editor. Proceedings of the Sustainable Taro Culture for the Pacific Conference. Sustainable Taro Culture for the Pacific Conference; 1992 Sept 24-25; Honolulu, Hawaii. Honolulu (HI): University of Hawaii. p. 25-31.
Abstract: The effect of Alomae-Bobone Virus Complex (ABVC), the lethal disease of taro Colocasia esculenta in the Solomon Islands, on young taro seedlings and on other aroid species has been studied. Young taro seedlings are
very sensitive to the disease. The symptoms of the disease are not uniform. Other aroid species can also be affected by ABVC in controlled conditions.
Series/Report No.: Research Extension Series
Pages/Duration: 7 pages
ISSN: 0271-9916
Keywords: Alomae disease, Bobone disease, Colocasia esculenta, disease resistance, plant viruses, seedlings, Solomon Islands, taro

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