LENTIL VIRUSES

Alfalfa mosaic virus (AMV): Necrosis on tip growth, twisting and deformation of leaves.

Cucumber mosaic virus (CMV): Chlorosis, yellowing and stunting of plants, (Figure 10.13).

Bean yellow mosaic virus (BYMV): Chlorosis, leaf malformation and stunting of plants.

Pea Seed-borne mosaic virus (PSbMV): No symptoms or there may be chlorosis in new shoots, mottling on leaves, shoot tip necrosis and stunting of plants.

Beet western yellows virus (BWYV): stunting and yellowing of plants, (Figure 10.14).

Figure 10.13 Yellowing and stunting symptoms of CMV in lentil plant (front) surrounded by healthy plants

Figure 10.14 Stunting and yellowing symptoms of BWYV in lentil (centre)

FABA BEAN VIRUSES

LUPIN VIRUSES