Australia batsman Matthew Wade will not join Somerset for the early part of this season after suffering a knee injury.
The possible rescheduling of the cricketing summer amid the coronavirus outbreak is to be discussed by the ECB and county bosses.
Worcestershire, Surrey and Somerset follow Lancashire's lead by cancelling pre-season trips to the United Arab Emirates because of coronavirus concerns.
Somerset will rename their pavilion at Taunton's County Ground in tribute to former England batsman Marcus Trescothick.
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