Although current knowledge is uncertain, the Mexican marigold (Tagetes minuta) is sometimes used in an attempt to control root knot
nematodes - wormlike animals found on the roots of some plants that can lead to stunted growth.
Comparison of sequences from the ribosomal DNA intergenic region of Meloidogyne mayaguensis and other major tropical root knot
Hemeng, "Efficacy of selected nematicides for the control of root knot
nematode, Meloidogyne spp.
Inoculum of root knot
nematode was obtained from the nematode infected cucumber at farmer's field in Hisar Haryana, India.
Among these nematodes, the root knot
nematodes (Meloidogyne spp.) are considered to becryptic enemies for crops compared to other plant parasitic nematodes that are polyphagous, endoparasites and sedentary vascular root feeders.
Chilli (Capsicum annuum L.) is attacked by root knot
nematodes which reduce the yields significantly.
Several economically important species parasitize various plant species, but the root knot
and cyst nematodes belonging to the Heteroderidae family are especially dangerous.
Additionally, MAJESTENE is labeled for a wide array of crops against multiple nematodes, including root knot
, cyst, sting and lance and is approved for use in conventional and organic systems.
catenulata in concentration of 5 x [10.sup.6] spores / mL, is a potential agent for biological control of root knot
nematodes in crops of beans [Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.] and infect 80% of the eggs of Meloidogyne spp.
Cause Fusarium or verticillium wilt or root knot