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|Title:||Genetic variation for tolerance and resistance to Pratylenchus neglectus / by Mohammed Farsi.|
|School/Discipline:||Dept. of Plant Science|
|Abstract:||A major problem in the production of agricultural crops including wheat, is the damage caused by destructive plant parasitic nematodes, among these the root lesion nematode (Pratylenchus spp.) The association of P. neglectus with fungi in ceraeal root disease has been reported. Infection is associated with leaf yellowing, which reduces plant photosynthesis and grain yield. In nematode infested soil, well fertilized crops are usually less affected.|
|Dissertation Note:||Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Adelaide, Dept. of Plant Science, 1996?|
Wheat Disease and pest resistance Genetic aspects.
Nematode diseases of plants Genetic aspects.
|Description:||Bibliography: leaves 318-347.|
ix, 347  leaves : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
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