Image Number: 1563455

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Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
females in processed sweetpotato Sweetpotato roots after removal of epidermis at cannery showing lesions caused by the root-knot nematode.  Gravid females an be seen in the spots.  ('Centennial' 1968?)
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
North Carolina, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Nematoda
Class: Chromodorea
Order: Tylenchida
Family: Heteroderidae
Genus: Meloidogyne
Subject: Meloidogyne spp.

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Solanales
Family: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Ipomoea
Subject: Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, January 22, 2009
Image last updated:
Thursday, May 13, 2010