Pratylenchus neglectus (Rensch, 1924) Filipjev and Schuurmans-Stekhoven
region is generally low and flat. Head frame sclerotized.
Tail conical and rounded to flattened at tip.
Nematode has short ventral overlap of
Monovarial, uterus prodelphic,
Reported median body size for this species (Length mm; width micrometers; weight micrograms) - Click:
in California Nematode Pest Rating System.
Migratory endoparasite of
Wide host range.
There are no males (extremely rare); females reproduce by
the somatic chromosome number is 20 (Roman and Triantaphyllou, 1969). .In
mitotic parthenogenesis there is no fertilization and there is mitotic division
of oogonia so that the somatic number of chromosomes is preserved throughout.
Host Plant Resistance, Non-hosts
Roman, J., Triantaphyllou, A.C. 1969. Gametogenesis oand reproduction of
seven species of Pratylenchus. J. Nematology 1:357-362.
Return to Pratylenchus
Return to Pratylenchidae