DESCRIPTION OF COURSES
NEMA 504 TAXONOMY OF PLANT PARASITIC NEMATODES (2L+1P) III
Development of skills in the identification of plant parasitic nematodes up to genera and species levels.
Classification of Phylum Nematoda- Orders of Class Adenophorea and Secernentea; Diagnosis of Order Tylenchida- Sub order Tylenchina, Hoplolaimina and Criconematina; Infraorders Tylenchata and Anguinata- their families and genera; Diagnosis of Aphelenchida, Dorylaimida and Triplonchida
Diagnosis of genera and families of Suborders Hoplolaimina and Criconematina.
Orders Aphelenchida, Dorylaimida and Triplonchida with emphasis on plant parasitic genera.
Identification of common plant parasitic nematodes belonging to Orders Tylenchida, Dorylaimida and Aphelenchida up to generic level; and up to species level for major nematode pests (root-knot, cyst nematodes etc.) of crops.