Dianthovirus


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Dianthovirus

[dī ′an·thə‚vī·rəs]
(virology)
A genus of plant viruses within the family Tombusviridae that are characterized by icosahedral particles containing two single-stranded positive-strand ribonucleic acid molecules; Carnation ringspot virus is the type species. Also known as Carnation ringspot virus group.