Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pratylenchus pratensis

Pratylenchus pratensis (de Man, 1880)

Nematoda, Pratylenchidae

polyphagous

gall

Nematodes of the family Pratylenchidae live endoparasitically in plant roots. This may lead to the formation of swellings, that upon dissection contain nematodes.

hostplants

strongly polyphagous, cited, for instance, from:

Beta; Hordeum; Lactuca; Lycopersicon esculentum; Solanum tuberosum ……

references

Bongers (1988a), Buhr (1964b, 1965a).

01/09/2014

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