EPPO Global Database

Plum pox virus(PPV000)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-11-26

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PPV000
  • Preferred name: Plum pox virus

Notes

One of the "top ten" viruses in molecular plant pathology.


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Plum pox potyvirus
PPV
Prunus virus 7

Common names
Name Language
pox of plum English
sharka English
Scharka-Krankheit German
Scharka-Virus: Abrikose German
Scharka-Virus: Pfirsich German
Scharka-Virus: Pflaume German
sharka French
variole du prunier French
sharka Spanish
virus de la peca del ciruelo Spanish
sharka Italian
vaiolatura delle drupacee Italian
sharka Dutch
doença-da-sharka Portuguese
sjarka Swedish
оспа Russian
Потивирус шарки (оспы) слив Russian
шарка сливы Russian