Cookies on CAB eBooks

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

CAB eBooks

Ebooks on agriculture and the applied life sciences from CAB International

CABI Book Chapter

Plant parasitic nematodes in subtropical and tropical agriculture.

Book cover for Plant parasitic nematodes in subtropical and tropical agriculture.

Description

This book contains 22 chapters, 2 appendices (of the nematicides and species mentioned throughout the book) and 24 colour plates covering all aspects of practical plant nematology in subtropical and tropical agriculture, including rice, cereals, sweet potatoes, root and tuber crops, food legumes, vegetables, groundnut, citrus, tree and fruit crops, coconut and other palms, coffee, cocoa, tea, bana...

Metrics

Chapter 21 (Page no: 751)

Nematode parasites of spices, condiments and medicinal plants.

This chapter presents the species of plant parasitic nematodes infesting Piper nigrum (mainly Radopholus similis and Meloidogyne spp.), cardamom (mainly Meloidogyne spp.), ginger (mainly Meloidogyne spp. and Pratylenchus coffeae), turmeric (mainly Meloidogyne sp., Radopholus similis and P. coffeae), other spice plants, Piper betle (Meloidogyne incognita, Radopholus similis and Rotylenchulus reniformis), Piper methysticum, Hyoscyamus muticus, H. niger, H. albus, Withania somnifera, Bacopa monnieri, Chlorophytum borivilianum and Mentha sp. are presented. Information on symptoms of infestation; biology, life cycle and host range of the nematode; disease complexes; extent of damage on crops; and control measures (cultural, chemical and biological control, and resistance in crops) is included. Tabulated data on plant parasitic nematodes associated with Piper nigrum, cardamom, ginger, turmeric, fennel, fenugreek, coriander [Coriandrum sativum], cumin [Cuminum cyminum], celery, dill and vanilla are also presented.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Reflections on nematology in subtropical and tropical agriculture. Author(s): Luc, M. Bridge, J. Sikora, R. A.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 11) Identification, morphology and biology of plant parasitic nematodes. Author(s): Hunt, D. J. Luc, M. Manzanilla-López, R. H.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 53) Methods for extraction, processing and detection of plant and soil nematodes. Author(s): Hooper, D. J. Hallmann, J. Subbotin, S. A.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 87) Nematode parasites of rice. Author(s): Bridge, J. Plowright, R. A. Peng DeLiang
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 131) Nematode parasites of cereals. Author(s): McDonald, A. H. Nicol, J. M.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 193) Nematode parasites of solanum and sweet potatoes. Author(s): Scurrah, M. I. Niere, B. Bridge, J.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 221) Nematode parasites of tropical root and tuber crops (excluding potatoes). Author(s): Bridge, J. Coyne, D. L. Kwoseh, C. K.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 259) Nematode parasites of food legumes. Author(s): Sikora, R. A. Greco, N. Silva, J. F. V.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 319) Nematode parasites of vegetables. Author(s): Sikora, R. A. Fernández, E.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 393) Nematode parasites of peanut. Author(s): Dickson, D. W. Waele, D. de
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 437) Nematode parasites of citrus. Author(s): Duncan, L. W.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 467) Nematode parasites of subtropical and tropical fruit tree crops. Author(s): El-Borai, F. E. Duncan, L. W.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 493) Nematode parasites of coconut and other palms. Author(s): Griffith, R. Giblin-Davis, R. M. Koshy, P. K. Sosamma, V. K.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 529) Nematode parasites of coffee and cocoa. Author(s): Campos, V. P. Villain, L.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 581) Nematode parasites of tea. Author(s): Gnanapragasam, N. C. Mohotti, K. M.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 611) Nematode parasites of bananas and plantains. Author(s): Gowen, S. R. Quénéhervé, P. Fogain, R.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 645) Nematode parasites of sugarcane. Author(s): Cadet, P. Spaull, V. W.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 675) Nematode parasites of tobacco. Author(s): Johnson, C. S. Way, J. Barker, K. R.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 709) Nematode parasites of pineapple. Author(s): Sipes, B. S. Caswell-Chen, E. P. Sarah, J. L. Apt, W. J.
Chapter: 20 (Page no: 733) Nematode parasites of cotton and other tropical fibre crops. Author(s): Starr, J. L. Carneiro, R. G. Ruano, O.
Chapter: 22 (Page no: 793) Management practices: an overview of integrated nematode management technologies. Author(s): Sikora, R. A. Bridge, J. Starr, J. L.