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Symptoms of viruses on pumpkin/gourd fruit


Cucumber Mosaic Cucumovirus (CMV-NY) causing color breaking on pumpkin (Cucurbita pepo)
Photo courtesy of T.A. Zitter, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY


Color breaking on mini-pumpkin (Cucurbita pepo) caused by infection with Watermelon Mosaic Potyvirus (formerly WMV-2)
Photo courtesy of T.A. Zitter, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Color mottling on 'Munchkin' mini-pumpkin following infection with Watermelon Mosaic Potyvirus (WMV)
Photo courtesy of T.A. Zitter, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY