Factors influencing the occurrence of entomopathogenic nematodes in the Central Rift Valley Region of Kenya

@article{Mwaniki2008FactorsIT,
  title={Factors influencing the occurrence of entomopathogenic nematodes in the Central Rift Valley Region of Kenya},
  author={Samuel Waweru Mwaniki and J. H. Nderitu and Florence Mmogi Olubayo and John Wangai Kimenju and Khuong B Nguyen},
  journal={African Journal of Ecology},
  year={2008},
  volume={46},
  pages={79-84}
}
A survey for entomopathogenic nematodes in the central Rift valley region of Kenya was conducted at altitudes between 1800 and 3000 m above sea level and from croplands and noncropland habitats. The sampling depth was 0‐30 cm. GPS (global positioning system) was used to measure site positions. One hundred and twelve soil samples were collected and entomopathogenic nematodes trapped through Galleria mellonella. Entomopathogenic nematode presence was demonstrated by G. mellonella mortality and… 

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