ISSN : 2663-2187

Occurrence, diversity and relative abundance of plant-parasitic nematodes: A survey of selected crop fields in Akure, Southwestern Nigeria

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Samuel Mayowa, Aderoju and Ayodele Martins, Ajayi
» doi: 10.33472/AFJBS.4.3.2022.71-80

Abstract

Information is scanty on the occurrence and population dynamics of PlantParasitic Nematodes (PPNs) in most cultivated fields in Nigeria. To this end, a study was designed to provide this information. Soil samples were collected randomly from crop fields (maize, rice, sugarcane, plantain, cassava, cowpea, cocoa and fallow land).

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