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Solanum sisymbriifolium - a new approach for the management of plant-parasitic nematodes
Plant-parasitic nematodes are serious pests causing important crop losses worldwide. After extensive screening of non-tuber-bearing Solanaceae, a resistant trap crop, Solanum sisymbriifolium, with aExpand
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Thermal requirements for the embryonic development and life cycle of Meloidogyne hispanica
The life cycle of a Portuguese Meloidogyne hispanica isolate on susceptible cv. Easypeel and resistant (Mi-1.2 gene) cv. Rossol tomato plants was studied in growth chambers at constant temperaturesExpand
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Naphthoquinones from Walnut Husk Residues Show Strong Nematicidal Activities against the Root-knot Nematode Meloidogyne hispanica
Naphthoquinones exhibit important biological activities and are present in walnut husk residues in significant amounts. However, their potential as alternatives to synthetic nematicides has not beenExpand
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Effect of plant elicitors on the reproduction of the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne chitwoodi on susceptible hosts
Sustainable strategies for plant-parasitic nematode control are required to reduce dependence on chemical nematicides. Foliar application of various compounds can induce a systemic defence responseExpand
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Detection of the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne ethiopica in Greece
Root-knot nematodes (RKN), Meloidogyne spp., are very significant in agriculture because they can be found almost everywhere and have a wide host range. In summer 2009, two soil samples from maizeExpand
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First report on Meloidogyne chitwoodi hatching inhibition activity of essential oils and essential oils fractions
The Columbia root-knot nematode (CRKN), Meloidogyne chitwoodi, is an EPPO A2 type quarantine pest since 1998. This nematode causes severe damage in economically important crops such as potato andExpand
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Host status of cultivated plants to Meloidogyne hispanica
The reproduction of a Meloidogyne hispanica isolate from Portugal was evaluated in 63 plant species/cultivars, in pot assays at 25 ± 2.0°C, on the basis of root gall index (GI) and reproductionExpand
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Bursaphelenchus xylophilus and B. mucronatus secretomes: a comparative proteomic analysis
The pinewood nematode, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus, recognized as a worldwide major forest pest, is a migratory endoparasitic nematode with capacity to feed on pine tissues and also on fungiExpand
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In vitro nematicidal activity of naphthoquinones against the root-lesion nematode Pratylenchus thornei
The root-lesion nematode Pratylenchus thornei is a widely distributed and important parasite of cereals and legumes. As migratory endoparasites, P. thornei are difficult to manage  because they enterExpand
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Inoculum levels of Meloidogyne hispanica and M. javanica affect nematode reproduction, and growth of tomato genotypes.
A pot experiment was conducted to determine the effects of three inoculum levels (2,500, 5,000 and 10,000 eggs/plant) on the reproduction of Meloidogyne hispanica and M. javanica isolates and growthExpand
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