Meloidogyne triticoryzae Gaur, Saha & Khan, 1993
Review general characteristics of the genus Meloidogyne.
Reported median body size for this species (Length mm; width micrometers; weight micrograms) - Click:
Meloidogyne triticoryzae was described from specimens from galled
roots of wheat, from a New Delhi field under a wheat-rice cropping system
(Gaur et al, 1993).
Cauese damage to wheat and rice crops grown in rotation.
Host range includes wheat, rice and several weeds.
It damages both wheat and irrigated upland rice.
Host Plant Resistance, Non-hosts and Crop Rotation alternatives:
1993. Meloidogyne triticoryzae sp. n. (Nematoda: Meloidogynidae) a
root-knot nematode damaging wheat and rice in India.
Annals of Plant Protection Sciences 1993 Vol. 1 No. 1 pp. 18-26