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Table 4 Effect of the selected bacterial isolates on development and multiplication of Meloidogyne incognita infecting eggplant

From: Effect of some rhizosphere bacteria on root-knot nematodes

Treatments Galls/root In soil Egg masses/root Eggs/egg mass Females FP RB
Paenibacillus amylolyticus 367e 2657f 227gf 351fg 302e 3186f 1.59
Brevibacillus agri 389e 4243g 215ef 278c 343f 4801g 2.40
Gluconobacter frateurii 223b 2190c 95b 207b 186c 2471 b 1.23
Beijerinkia mobilis 320d 2540e 233g 338ef 260d 3033e 1.51
Achromobacter aloeverae 211b 2413d 165d 222b 180bc 2758c 1.38
Pseudomonas stutzeri 294c 2073b 163d 310d 249d 2485b 1.24
Mixture 324d 2177c 211e 323ed 310e 2698c 1.34
Micronema 202b 2550e 134c 368g 167b 2851d 1.42
Mocap15% 96a 303a 33a 80a 58a 394a 0.196
Control 1217f 9515h 681h 721h 913g 11109h 5.55
LSD at 0.05 22.895 85.28 13.948 17.452 14.582 90.213  
  1. In each column, means followed by the same letters did not differ significantly at p ≤ 0.05 according to Duncan’s multiple range test
  2. FP final population included number of juveniles in soil +egg masses + females
  3. RB rate of buildup, (Pf/Pi) where Pf is the final population/initial population