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Effective use of marine algal products in the management of plant-parasitic nematodes.
Tomatoes grown in algal-soil mixture produced significantly heavier shoots and roots than plants raised in autoclaved soil, and tomato plant growth was significantly improved by these algae, as well as by Caulerpa prolifera. Expand
Transmission of the Pinewood Nematode, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus, to Slash Pine Trees and Log Bolts by a Cerambycid Beetle, Monochamus titillator, in Florida.
Field-collected adults of the southern pine sawyer, Monochamus titillator (F.) (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae), naturally infested with fourth-stage juveniles of the pinewood nematode, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus, were maturation fed on excised shoots of typical slash pine, Pinus elliottii Engelm. Expand
Xiphinema costaricense n. sp. (Longidoridae, Nematoda) a new species of dagger nematode from Costa Rica
An undescribed mono delphic species of the genus X iphinema Cobb was collected by the junior author in 1969 during a survey of plant parasitic nematodes in Costa Rica by a decantation-sugar flotation technique. Expand
Growth characteristics ofDactylella drechsleri N. Sp., an adhesive-knobbed, nematode-trapping hyphomycete from Florida
  • A. C. Tarjan
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Mycopathologia et mycologia applicata
  • 30 May 1961
Several consistent dissimilarities with the aforementioned species, the most important of which was the abundant production of triseptate spores in contrast to the usual quadriseptate spore formed by D. ellipsospora, determined the novel identi ty of the Florida fungus. Expand