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Plant parasitic nematodes in subtropical and tropical agriculture.

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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...

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Chapter 4 (Page no: 87)

Nematode parasites of rice.

The species of plat parasitic nematodes infesting rice are presented (Ditylenchus angustus, Aphelenchoides besseyi and Meloidogyne, Hirschmanniella, Heterodera, Pratylenchus, Criconemoides, Criconema, Hoplolaimus, Paralongidorus, Longidorus, Xiphinema, Tylenchorhynchus, Aorolaimus, Scutellonema, Helicotylenchus and Caloosia spp.). Information on symptoms of infestation; biology, life cycle, survival, dissemination and host range of the nematode; damage on crops; control measures (cultural and chemical control, and resistance in crops); environmental factors affecting parasitism; and disease complexes.

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: 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: 21 (Page no: 751) Nematode parasites of spices, condiments and medicinal plants. Author(s): Koshy, P. K. Eapen, S. J. Rakesh Pandey
Chapter: 22 (Page no: 793) Management practices: an overview of integrated nematode management technologies. Author(s): Sikora, R. A. Bridge, J. Starr, J. L.