Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

The Protection of Coconut Roots Against Infection By the Nematode Rhadinaphelenchus Cocophilus (Cobb)

No metrics data to plot.
The attempt to load metrics for this article has failed.
The attempt to plot a graph for these metrics has failed.
The full text of this article is not currently available.

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this article

+ Tax (if applicable)
Add to Favorites
You must be logged in to use this functionality

image of Nematologica
For more content, see Nematology.

Experiments show that a 1/1000 dilution of "Nemafos" 0,0-diethyl 0-2 pyrazinyl phosphorothioate, injected into coconut roots can protect them against infection by the red-ring nematode Rhadinaphelenchus cocophilus (Cobb). Exposure to treatment for 6 days appears to be the minimum time required for protection. Protection was also obtained at distances of 1.5 m from the treatment point. Whether the treatment was continuous or only lasted for 7 days, protection was achieved and persisted for 9 weeks. It was also observed that six trees after one treatment and one subsequent exposure to severe infection, did not contract the disease, while six other trees similarly infected without treatment, showed typical symptoms within 9 to 20 weeks.

Affiliations: 1: Trinidad & Tobago Coconut Research Limited, Eastern Main Road, Champs Fleurs, Trinidad, W.I.

Loading

Full text loading...

/content/journals/10.1163/187529264x00358
Loading

Data & Media loading...

http://brill.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.1163/187529264x00358
Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.1163/187529264x00358
1964-01-01
2016-12-08

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Subscribe to ToC alert
  • Get permissions
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Nematologica — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation