East African cassava mosaic virus
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East African cassava mosaic virus (EACMV)
This is a complex of genetically different viruses causing serious diseases of cassava in Africa which is transmitted by Bemisia tabaci and through planting materials. The viruses are related to the African cassava mosaic virus (ACMV) and a combination of both viruses exist (EACMV - Uganda variant) which has caused severe epidemics in Uganda.
For a review see Rey and Vanderschuren (2017).
Currently, the following viruses of this complex have been entered into the system: