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  1. Tobamovirus

    The genus Tobamovirus contains viruses with a positive sense RNA genome that infect plants. The most common tobamovirus is probably tobacco mosaic virus, which infects tobacco and other plants including potato, tomato, and squash. The name Tobamovirus is an acronym, coming from the host and symptoms of the first virus discovered. There are four subgroups within this genus; the brassicas, cucurbits, malvaceous and solanaceous infecting tobamoviruses. The main differences between these groups are genome sequence and range of host plants.

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  1. Tobamovirus

    A genus of plant viruses in which the virion is a rigid filament. Transmission is by mechanical inoculation or seed. The type species is TOBACCO MOSAIC VIRUS.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tobamovirus in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tobamovirus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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