Studies on Phytoparasitic Nematode Xiphinema Sp. (Cobb, 1913) Inglis, 1983 from Sangli Region (M.S.) India
Kumbhar KA, Kale MK
The present study is the redescribtion of plant parasitic nematode Xiphinema Spp. It was established after examination of 6 female and morphological variation was evaluated from various localities of Sangali region. The morphological and morphometric characteristics of these species are presented. Head not offset, long stylet (odontostyle). Nucleus of the dorsal oesophageal gland located from the anterior end of the bulb. Vulva a transverse slit situated near the middle of the body.