Banana Bunchy Top Virus (BBTV) detected on Alpinia
Wed, 09 Aug 2017, 22:25
Aug. 9, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
Banana bunchy top virus - (BBTV00)
Present: only in some areas
BBTV has been identified on Alpinia purpurata on Tahiti island in December 2016.
Samples of Alpinia, Heliconia and Banana have been analyzed by a laboratory in La Reunion island : BBTV presence confirmed on Alpinia only.