Groundnut bud necrosis (GBNV) - Orthotospovirus Groundnut Bud Necrosis Virus

EEffective: April 6, 2018
Screening Aids:
Taxonomic Position: Bunyavirales : Tospoviridae
Pest Type: Viruses
This pest is a member of the following lists:

Solanaceous Hosts
These Approved Methods are appropriate for: 2024, 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017
Major Hosts identified in the Host Matrix:
Pest is vectored by:
Approved Method(s):
Key Diagnostics

Mistaken Identities:
In Progress / Literature-based Diagnostics:
  1. Akram M., K. Naimuddin, and R. K. Jain. 2012. Sequence diversity in the NSm gene of Groundnut bud necrosis virus isolates originating from different hosts and locations in India. Journal of Phytopathology 160:24-27.
  2. Akram, M., R. K. Jain, V. Chaudhary, Y. S. Ahlawat, and S. M. P. Khurana. 2004. Comparison of Groundnut bud necrosis virus isolates based on movement protein (NSm) gene sequences. Annals of Applied Biology 145(3): 285-289.
  3. Jain, R.K., A. N. Pandey, M. Krishnareddy and B. Mandal. 2005. Immunodiagnosis of groundnut and watermelon bud necrosis viruses using polyclonal antiserum to recombinant nucleocapsid protein of Groundnut bud necrosis virus. Journal of Virological Methods 130: 162-164.
  4. Kaushal, K., A. Bhatnagar, J. K. Tiwari, D. Kumar, P. Kaundal, and S. K. Pandey. 2010. Print capture RT-PCR to detect Groundnut bud necrosis virus cause of Potato stem necrosis disease. Potato Journal 37(3/4): 117-120.
  5. Maheshwari, Y., S. Vijayanandraj, R. K. Jain, and B. Mandal. 2015. Engineered single-chain variable fragment antibody for immunodiagnosis of groundnut bud necrosis virus infection. Archives of Virology 160 (5): 1297-1301.
  6. Mandal, B., R. K. Jain, M. Krishnareddy, N. K. K. Kumar, K. S. Ravi, K. S., H. R. Pappu. 2012. Emerging problems of tospoviruses (Bunyaviridae) and their management in the Indian subcontinent. Plant Disease 96(4): 469-479.
  7. Manjunatha, L. 2008. Studies on bud blight disease of tomato caused by Groundnut bud necrosis virus. Master's thesis, University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad, 1-80.
  8. Pranav, C., and P. U. Krishnaraj. 2010. 2010. Development of post-transcriptional gene silencing constructs for Groundnut bud necrosis virus nucleocapsid protein gene. Research Journal of Cell and Molecular Biology 4(1): 116-130.
  9. Pundhir, V. S., M. Akram, Mohammad Ansar, and H. Rajshekhara. 2012. Occurrence of stem necrosis disease in potato caused by groundnut bud necrosis virus in Uttarakhand. Potato Journal 39(1): 81-83.
  10. Reitz, S. R, Y. L. Gao, and Z. R. Lei. 2011. Thrips: pests of concern to China and the United States. Agricultural Sciences in China 10 (6): 867-892.
  11. Webster, C. G., K. L. Perry, X. Lu, L. Horsman, G. Frantz, C. Mellinger, and S. Adkins. 2010. First report of Groundnut ringspot virus infecting tomato in South Florida. Online. Plant Health Progress doi:10.1094/PHP-2010-0707-01-BR.