Plant Resistance To Arthropods

Author: C. Michael Smith
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781402037023
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This book synthesizes new information about the environmental advantages of plant resistance, transgenic resistance, the molecular bases of resistance, and the use of molecular markers to map resistance genes.

Biology And Breeding For Resistance To Arthropods And Pathogens In Agricultural Plants

Author: Marvin K. Harris
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In conclusion, the process of pecan domestication within its native range appears
to have, on balance, intensified the ability of numerous arthropods to cause
damage although much remains to be done to identify the nature and extent of
this exposure. The nut feeders, particularly pecan nut casebearer and pecan
weevil, constitute the key pests in the pecan arthropod complex and represent
those for which host plant resistance would be most valuable. These arthropods
also severely ...

Global Plant Genetic Resources For Insect Resistant Crops

Author: Stephen L. Clement
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420049336
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Plant breeders, entomologists, and others have invested tremendous amounts of
effort and resources toward the development and deployment of vegetable crops
resistant to arthropods. Despite the difficulties inherent in incorporating arthropod
resistance into vegetable crops, the return on the investment has been promising.
However, this promise falls short of that anticipated for plant resistance in
vegetable crops.55,98,105 For plant resistance to meet its full potential in
vegetable ...

Physiology Of Cotton

Author: James McD. Stewart
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9789048131952
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RESISTANCE. TO. ARTHROPOD. HER1CSIRO. Plant Industry, Locked Bag 59,
Narrabri, NSW 2390, Australia; Present address: South Australian Research and
Development Institute, School of Agriculture, Food, and Wine, University of
Adeliade, Adelaide, South Australia; and 2University of Arkansas, Department of
Entomology, Fayetteville, AR, U.S.A.; Present address: Department of
Entomology, University, 501 Ag Sciences & Industries Building,University Park,
PA, U.S.A. DOI ...

Insect Resistance Management

Author: David W. Onstad
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0123972337
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The new edition of Insect Resistance Management addresses these issues and much more. Many new ideas, facts and case studies have been developed since the previous edition of Insect Resistance Management published.

Pest Resistance To Pesticides

Author: G. P. Georghiou
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1468444662
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The development of resistance to pesticides is generally acknowledged as one of the most serious obstacles to effective pest control today.

Plant Breeding For Biotic Stress Resistance

Author: Roberto Fritsche-Neto
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 364233086X
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Resistance. The literature commonly describes three types of plant resistance to
arthropods, which Painter (1951) originally defined as non-preference, antibiosis,
and tolerance. Kogan and Ortman (1978) suggested replacing the term non-
preference with antixenosis because non-preference only concerns insect
behavior and antixenosis occurs when a plant or variety is less used by insects
for nutrition, oviposition, or as shelter compared to others under equal conditions.
Antixenosis ...

Induced Resistance For Plant Defence

Author: Dale Walters
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470995971
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Michael J. Stout )artment of Entomology, Louisiana State University Agricultural
Center, Baton Rouge, USA ltl'OdUCtlOl'li induced resistance in context 1ctions
between plants and the herbivorous arthropods that feed on plants are fed,
complex and dynamic. These interactions are mediated by the biochemical,
iemical, physiological and morphological traits of plants. Some of these traits :
plants that express them to evade, reduce or minimize the impacts of injury ores.
Plant resistance ...