Photo 2. Long, thin nuts on a coconut with tinangaja viroid disease. On the right, the seednut is also showing "scarification" - longitudinal lines down the husk. Another typical feature of the disease.
Tinangaja, yellow mottle decline
Coconut tinangaja viroid. The abbreviation is CTiVd.
AUTHOR Grahame Jackson
Information from CABI (2014). Crop Protection Compendium: Coconut tinangaja viroid. (http://www.cabi.org.cpc/). Photos 1-4 George Wall, formerly CALS/AES University of Guam.
Produced with support from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research under project PC/2010/090: Strengthening integrated crop management research in the Pacific Islands in support of sustainable intensification of high-value crop production, implemented by the University of Queensland and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community.
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