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SCREENING OF DIFFERENT SUNFLOWER VARIETIES AGAINST ROOT-KNOT NEMATODE (MELOIDOGYNE INCOGNITA) IN JAIPUR, RAJASTHAN

DOI: 10.5958/0976-0547.2014.01008.8    | Article Id: D-4076 | Page : 226 - 228
Citation :- SCREENING OF DIFFERENT SUNFLOWER VARIETIES AGAINST ROOT-KNOT NEMATODE (MELOIDOGYNE INCOGNITA) IN JAIPUR, RAJASTHAN.Agricultural Science Digest.2014.(34):226 - 228
Shilpi Rajput* and Payal Lodha shilpirajput007@gmail.com
Address : Tissue Culture and Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Botany, University of Rajasthan Jaipur-302 004, India

Abstract

This study was carried out to screen various Helianthus annuus varieties against root-knot nematode (Meliodogyne incognita) infections in Jaipur district. Eight varieties were tested against nematode infection i.e. The variety CO1 was proved to be most tolerant against root knot nematode infection without any gall (0). MODERN Variety was the most susceptible variety to root knot nematode infection with gall number 50.6. KBSH-41 was found resistant with gall number 8.6 while number KBSH-1 and KBSH-44 were found moderatetly resistant with gall number 15.6-21.2. KBSH-53, DRSF-108 and DRSH-1were found susceptible with gall number 31.8-34.5.

Keywords

Nematode Sunflower Variety Meliodogyne incognita Resistant.

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