Viticulture Studies 2021, Vol 1, Num, 1     (Pages: 29 – 37)

Some Plant Parasitic Nematodes Associated With Grapevines in Thrace, Turkey

Lerzan Öztürk 1 ,İbrahim Halil Elekçioğlu 2

1 Viticulture Research Institute, Tekirdağ, Turkey
2 Plant Protection Department, Faculty of Agriculture, Çukurova University, Adana, Turkey
DOI : 10.52001/vis.2021.4 Viewed : 4697 - Downloaded : 1448 Plant parasitic nematode species in vineyards in Thrace, Northwestern Marmara was determined in extensive research carried out between 2015 and 2018. A total of 274 soil samples were collected from Edirne, Kırklareli and Tekirdağ provinces, nematodes were isolated and identified on a species basis. Rotylenchus cypriensis, Antoniou, 1981 was recovered of 14.30% of all soil samples. The article includes detailed information about the morphological and morphometric characteristics of R. cypriensis and some other species. The species descriptions were supported with female nematode images. The other species described and illustrated were Helicotylenchus Canadensis Wassem, Pratylenchus thornei (Sher and Allen 1953), (Sher, 1948), Pratylenchus neglectus (Rensch, 1924) Filipjev and Scuurmans Stekhoven, 1941, Tylenchorrhynchus cylindricus Cobb, 1913. Keywords : Vineyards, phytonematodes, Northwestern Marmara