EPPO Global Database

Potato virus Y(PVY000)

Last modification: 2000-12-10

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PVY000
  • Preferred name: Potato virus Y


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

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Potato Y potyvirus

Common names
Name Language
potato acropetal necrosis English
potato leaf-drop streak English
potato mottle English
potato severe mosaic English
potato stipple streak English
tobacco veinal necrosis English
tobacco vein-banding English
veinal necrosis of pepper English
Kartoffelvirus Y German
Paprikaadernnekrose German