polyhedrosis


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polyhedrosis

[‚päl·i·hē′drō·səs]
(invertebrate zoology)
Any of several virus diseases of insect larvae characterized by the breakdown of tissues and presence of polyhedral granules. Also known as polyhedral disease.
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Between 9 and 20% of field collected larvae died from polyhedrosis during laboratory rearing, indicating that the virus is a natural mortality factor in this region.
(6.) Brown DA., Two naturally occurring nuclear polyhedrosis virus variants of Neodiprion sertifer Geoffr (Hymenoptera: Diprionidae).
armigera nuclear polyhedrosis virus (NPV) was provided by Agri Life (Hyderabad) India.
(1972) The 3'-termini of the genomen RNA segments of silkworm cytoplasmic polyhedrosis virus.
Isolation, identification, and determination of virulence of a nuclear polyhedrosis virus from the beet armyworm, Spodoptera exigua (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).
2011), nuclear polyhedrosis virus and polyhedrin gene sequence of of Orgyia ecricae (Zhang et al.
We propagated Autographa californica nuclear polyhedrosis virus (AcNPV; ATCC); its derivative AcCOPSNo10 (16), which displays a 17-amino acid epitope of HIV-1 gp120 N-terminally fused with a second copy of the major envelope protein gp64; and the construct AcZZVSVgTM-EGFP (17) in SP (Spodoptera frugiperda; ATCC) with standard methods (18).
This applies to the following agents: iodosulfuron methyl-sodium, indoxacarb, S-metolachlor, Spodoptera exigua nuclear polyhedrosis virus, tepraloxydim and dimethenamide-P.
The fungus Entomophaga maimaiga and a nuclear polyhedrosis virus (NPV) are common pathogens but little virus was detected in our samples.
The Anagrapha falcifera nuclear polyhedrosis virus liquefies the pests' tissues, while posing no threat to beneficial insects, humans, or wildlife.