Pratylenchus capsici




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           Pratylenchus capsici Qing, Bert, Gamliel, Bucki, Duvrinin, Alon & Miyara, 2019.


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Morphology and Anatomy:


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Recorded from Capsicum annuumand associated weeds (Chenopodium album and Sonchus oleraceus) in southern Israel as a redescription of populations earlier considered to be P. penetrans. (Qing et al (2019).

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    Migratory endoparasite.    

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Miyara, S.B. 2019. Biogeography and molecular species delimitation of Pratylenchus capsici, n.sp. a new-old lesion nematode in Israel on pepper (Capsicum annuum). ONTA meeting, San Jose, Costa Rica.

Qing, X.,W Bert, A Gamliel, P Bucki, S Duvrinin, T. Alon, S. Miyara. 2019. Phylogeography and Molecular Species Delimitation of Pratylenchus capsici n. sp., a New Root-Lesion Nematode in Israel on Pepper (Capsicum annuum). Phytopathology



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