Resistance of Wild Species of Groundnut to Insect and Mite Pests

Amin, P W (1985) Resistance of Wild Species of Groundnut to Insect and Mite Pests. In: International Workshop on Cytogenetics of Arachis, 31 Oct - 2 Nov 1983, Patancheru, Andhra Padesh, India.

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Whrle sources ot resrslance are avarlable in cuhvaled specres ot groundnul to some pests such as. Ihrrps. (Scirtothnps dorsalis Hood. Frankl~ntella schultrer Trybom. and F lusca Hrnds ). ~asstds (Empoasca fabse Harrts and E kerr~P rulhr), lermiles (Odontotermes spp), andsouthern corn roo1 worn?( Diabro~rc. undeompunctala howardi Barber). a hrgh level of resisfance has yet to be cdentrtrsd lor several rmporrant pests such as the groundnut aphid (Aphrs craccrvora Woch ). Spodoptera spp. Heltoth~ss pp. and miles (Tetranychus spp) Avarlable reports mdicale that some wlld Arachts specres have very high levels ol resrstence to these pests Specres wrthrn the seclron Arach~so ffer Ihe highest polentral lor rapid trtrlrrelion 01 wild germplasm Future hybrrdization programs should utrlrze A chacoense as a source ot resrstance to aphrds, thrrps, lassids and tomalo spotted wilt virus. A baltrocol and A correnttna lor lassid resislance. A chacoense and A stenosperma for pod-bonng ~nsecr resrslance. A vtllosultcarpn. A correntlna. and Arachls sp PI 263996 tor mrle resrslance. and A correnttna tor Heltoth~sr esrstance

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Subjects: Mandate crops > Groundnut
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