Meloidogyne kralli

 

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Rev 08/30/2022

Krall Root-knot Nematode Classification Hosts
Morphology and Anatomy Life Cycle
Return to Meloidogyne Menu Economic Importance Damage
Distribution Management
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Classification:

      Tylenchida
       Tylenchina
        Tylenchoidea
         Heteroderidae
          Meloidogyninae


        Meloidogyne kralli Jepson, 1983

 

Review general characteristics of the genus Meloidogyne.

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Morphology and Anatomy:

 

 

Reported median body size for this species (Length mm; width micrometers; weight micrograms) - Click:

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Distribution:

Described from Estonia and found in several countries in Europe, usually in we locations like river banks and lake shores, consistent with suitable habitats for the sedge host (Subbotin et al., 2021)

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Economic Importance:

 

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Feeding:

 

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Hosts:

.Type Host: acute sedge (Carex acuta).

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Life Cycle:

 

Ecophysiological Parameters:

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Damage:

 

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Management:

Resistance

Host Plant Resistance, Non-hosts and Crop Rotation alternatives:

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References:

Jepson, S.B. 1983. Meloidogyne kralli n.sp. (Nematoda: Meloidogynidae) a root-knot nematode parasitising sedge (Carex acuta (L.). Revue Nematol. 6:239-245.

Subbotin, S.A., Palomares-Rius, J.E., Castillo, P. 2021. Systematics of Root-knot Nematodes (Nematoda: Meloidogynidae). Nemaology Monographs and Perspectives Vol 14. Brill, Leiden. 857p.

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Revised: August 30, 2022.