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Author(s):Grant, Jennifer A.; Villiani, Michael G. [Villani, M.]
Author Affiliation:Department of Entomology, NYSAES
Title:Moisture effects on entomopathogenic nematodes
Section:Turfgrass: Research and development
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Source:1998 New York State Ornamentals Project Reports Relating to IPM. 1999, p. 44-57.
# of Pages:14
Publishing Information:[N.Y.: New York State IPM Program, Cornell University and New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets]
Series:NYS IPM Publication # 413
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Entomopathogenic nematodes; Steinernema glaseri; Heterorhabditis bacteriophora; Soil moisture; Infectivity; Carbon dioxide; Oxygen; Bioassay; Hydration
Abstract/Contents:Discusses research designed to investigate "nematode persistence and reactivation in naturally varying climatic and soil conditions." Results indicate that "SG [Steinernema glaseri nematodes did not recover as well as either Hb Heterorhabditis bacteriophora strain." Also reports that "SG nematodes performed best in the 9% soil, whereas Hb preferred higher moisture (15%)."
Language:English
References:4
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ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Grant, J. A., and M. G. Villiani. 1999. Moisture effects on entomopathogenic nematodes. NY State Ornamentals Proj. Rep. Rel. IPM. p. 44-57.
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