Australasian Plant Pathology

, Volume 45, Issue 5, pp 509–512 | Cite as

Analysis of the first complete genome sequence of an Australian tomato spotted wilt virus isolate

  • Richard Moyle
  • Lara-Simone Pretorius
  • Jessica Dalton-Morgan
  • Denis Persley
  • Peer SchenkEmail author
Original Paper


We report the first fully sequenced genome of an Australian tomato spotted wilt virus isolate (TSWV-QLD1). The tripartite genome consists of an 8914 nt L segment, a 4869 nt M segment, and a 3003 nt S segment. Phylogenetic analysis of the N protein sequence places this Australian isolate in a different clade than partially sequenced TSWV isolates from other regions of Australia.


TSWV Tospovirus Bunyaviridae small RNA sequencing Sanger sequencing 


Compliance with ethical standards


This study was funded by the Australian Research Council (Discovery project grant number DP140103363).

Conflict of interest

The authors declare no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Plant-Microbe Interactions Laboratory, School of Agriculture and Food SciencesThe University of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia
  2. 2.Department of Agriculture and FisheriesBrisbaneAustralia

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