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What does TYLCV stand for?

TYLCV stands for Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus

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Since the introduction of the exotic biotype B of the sweetpotato whitefly [Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius)] in 1987 in Florida and the begomovirus Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus (TYLCV) that it vectors in 1997, both have persisted as the major phytosanitary problem for tomato growers (Price 1987; Schuster et al.
But the silverleaf whitefly (Bemisia tabaci) cuts into those revenues, spreading a virus known as tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV) that can wipe out an entire crop.