Tomato Spotted Wilt of Potato Quiz

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Tomato Spotted Wilt of Potato Quiz

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Reference: Tomato Spotted Wilt of Potato Fact Sheet.

1) Tomato spotted wilt is not only a disease of potato. It can affect over 1000 different plant species.(Required)
2) Typical symptoms associated with tomato spotted wilt on potato include(Required)
3) Foliar symptoms of tomato spotted wilt can be very similar to those caused by late blight.(Required)
4) Tomato spotted wilt is caused by a(Required)
5) The tomato spotted wilt pathogen can be moved from plant to plant by thrips.(Required)
6) The tomato spotted wilt pathogen can be transmitted from plant to plant on cutting tools contaminated with sap from infected plants.(Required)
7) Potato plants suffering from tomato spotted wilt should be removed and destroyed by burning, burying, or hot composting.(Required)
8) Resistance/tolerance of potato varieties to tomato spotted wilt is not well documented.(Required)
9) To decontaminate tools or other items that may have become contaminated with the tomato spotted wilt pathogen, use 70% alcohol or a mininum 0.525% sodium hypochlorite (the active ingredient in bleach) solution.(Required)