Meloidogyne microtyla

 

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Classification:

      Tylenchida
       Tylenchina
        Tylenchoidea
         Heteroderidae
          Meloidogyninae


        Meloidogyne microtyla Mulvey, Townshend & Potter, 1975

Detailed information on this species not yet prepared.  Host data may be available.

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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 turf grasses in Ontario, Canada.

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Economic Importance:

 

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Feeding:

 

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Hosts:

.Type Host: Fescue (Festuca rubra). Also reported from other grasses and cereals.

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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:

Mulvey, R.H., Townshend, J.L. Potter, J.W. 1975. Meloidogyne mirotyla sp. nov. from southwestern Ontario, Canada. Canadian J. Zool. 53:1528-1536.

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Copyright © 1999 by Howard Ferris.
Revised: September 05, 2022.