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Table 2 Symptomatic watermelon samples collected

From: Frequent migration of introduced cucurbit-infecting begomoviruses among Middle Eastern countries

Country Site/region Site Coordinates No. of fields Total no. samples No. WmCSV positive
Israel Newe Ya’ar 1 32°42'40.9"N 35°09'57.1"E 1 18 18
  Nir David 2 32°30'02.1"N 35°26'48.3"E 2 31 24
  Geva 3 32°33'58.0"N 35°21'59.3"E 1 20 12
Jordan* Ghor Al-Safi 1-3 29°48'14.6"N 35°18'29.7"E 6 105 105
Palestine Jenin 1 32°27'14.4"N 35°18'57.6"E 2 50 23
  Qalaqilia 2 32°11'16.8"N 34°58'51.6"E 2 50 22
  Tulkarem 3 32°18'39.6"N 35°02'52.8"E 3 62 0
  1. *WmCSV was only found in one region, and the three sites were in north (site 1), central (site 2) and south (site 3) of Ghor Al-Safi. The sites were 200-300 meters apart, and two fields were sampled in each site.