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    • Occurrence and abundance of plant parasitic nematodes in cabbage-based cropping systems in Kenya 

      Waceke, J.W.; Mwangi, J. M.; Kariuki, G. M. (Asian Research Publishing Network (ARPN), 2014)
      A survey was conducted to determine the incidences of plant parasitic nematodes (PPN) and factors enhancing population build-up in cabbage (Brassica oleracea L. var capitata)-based cropping system in selected agro-ecological ...
    • The threat of root-knot nematodes (Meloidogyne spp.) in Africa: a review 

      Kariuki, G. M.; Onkendi, E. M.; Marais, M.; Moleleki, L. N. (Wiley, 2014)
      Meloidogyne species pose a significant threat to crop production in Africa due to the losses they cause on a wide range of agricultural crops. The direct and indirect damage caused by various Meloidogyne species results ...
    • Transfer and Development of Pasteuria Penetrans. 

      Kariuki, G. M.; Dickson, D. W. (The Society of Nematologists, 2007-03)
      Pasteuria penetrans isolate P-20 has been attributed as the cause of soil suppressiveness to peanut root-knot nematode in Florida. In this study, P. penetrans was transferred from a suppressive site to a new site and ...