Root-lesion nematodes of the genus Pratylenchus (Nematoda: Pratylenchidae) from Costa Rica with molecular identification of P. gutierrezi and P. panamaensis topotypes

@article{Araya2016RootlesionNO,
  title={Root-lesion nematodes of the genus Pratylenchus (Nematoda: Pratylenchidae) from Costa Rica with molecular identification of P. gutierrezi and P. panamaensis topotypes},
  author={Tatiana Zamora Araya and Walter Peraza Padilla and Antonio Archidona-Yuste and Carolina Cantalapiedra-Navarrete and Gracia Li{\'e}banas and Juan E Palomares-Rius and Pablo Castillo},
  journal={European Journal of Plant Pathology},
  year={2016},
  volume={145},
  pages={973-998}
}
Root-lesion nematodes of the genus Pratylenchus are among the most damaging nematodes for crop and ornamental plants worldwide. There are about 75 described species in this genus with a wide host range, but a difficult diagnosis because of morphological similarities and overlapping of morphometric characters among species. Four species of Pratylenchus were… CONTINUE READING