Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Host range of a plant-parasitic nematode species, Paratrophurus sp. in Okinawa, the Ryukyu Islands.

Abstract

Inoculation tests showed Okra (Abelmoschus esculetus) and Ipomoea aquatica to be host plants of Paratrophurus sp. Other hosts include sugar cane (Saccharum spp.), Sorghum spp., Ipomoea batatas and Crotalaria usaramoensis. [From English summary]