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Journal of Parasitic Diseases

, Volume 40, Issue 3, pp 674–678 | Cite as

Two new species of soil nematodes from Manipur, India

  • Loukrakpam Bina Chanu
  • N. Mohilal Meitei
  • M. Manjur Shah
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Abstract

Survey for soil nematodes associated with mulberry plants in valley districts of Manipur revealed the presence of two new species of soil nematodes of the genus Tylenchus sp. and Telotylenchus sp. The two new species are described and illustrated here.

Keywords

Manipur Nematode Biodiversity New species 

Notes

Acknowledgments

The authors are thankful to the Head, Department of Life Sciences, Manipur University, Canchipur–795003, Manipur for providing necessary laboratory facilities and UGC for the financial support given to the first author in the form of departmental fellowship.

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© Indian Society for Parasitology 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Loukrakpam Bina Chanu
    • 1
  • N. Mohilal Meitei
    • 1
  • M. Manjur Shah
    • 1
  1. 1.Parasitology Section, Department of Life SciencesManipur UniversityCanchipurIndia

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