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Plant resistance to parasitic nematodes.

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Chapter 1 (Page no: 1)

Resistance to plant-parasitic nematodes: history, current use and future potential.

This paper deals primarily with the practical measurement of nematode resistance and tolerance in plants. The history of resistance to plant parasitic nematodes, the current use of resistance for the management of plant parasitic nematodes in important crops, and the future potential of research on nematode resistance are discussed.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 2 (Page no: 23) Concepts and consequences of resistance. Author(s): Roberts, P. A.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 43) Root-knot nematodes: Meloidogyne species. Author(s): Hussey, R. S. Janssen, G. J. W.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 71) Cyst nematodes: Globodera and Heterodera species. Author(s): Cook, R. Noel, G. R.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 107) Ditylenchus species. Author(s): Plowright, R. A. Caubel, G. Mizen, K. A.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 141) Foliar nematodes: Aphelenchoides species. Author(s): Waele, D. de
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 153) Reniform nematodes: Rotylenchulus species. Author(s): Robinson, A. F.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 175) Migratory endoparasites: Pratylenchus and Radopholus species. Author(s): Waele, D. de Elsen, A.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 207) The citrus nematode: Tylenchulus semipenetrans. Author(s): Verdejo-Lucas, S. Kaplan, D. T.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 221) The yam nematode: Scutellonema bradys. Author(s): Kwoseh, C. Plowright, R. A. Bridge, J.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 229) Ectoparasitic nematodes. Author(s): Starr, J. L. Bendezu, I. F.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 241) Marker-assisted selection for soybean cyst nematode resistance. Author(s): Young, N. D. Mudge, J.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-2132, USA.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2002
  • ISBN
  • 9780851994666
  • Record Number
  • 20023071285