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Table 1 Occurrence of entomopathogenic nematodes from banana and rice fields in Hagonoy, Davao del Sur, Philippines, with different soil parameters

From: Native Philippine Heterorhabditis indica isolates from banana and rice fields and preliminary results of their virulence against the larvae of super worm (Zophobas morio Fabricius Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae)

Habitat Sampling site Coordinates Soil texture Soil temperature (°C) Soil pH Soil moisture (%) EPN occurrence
Banana 1 N 6.8011°, E 125.3033° Silty loam 26.7 6.7 23.5 +
2 N 6.8011°, E 125.3033° Silty loam 27 6.5 23.6 +
3 N 6.68034°, E 125.32146° Silty loam 26.3 6.7 24.8
4 N 6.68077°, E 125.32141° Silty loam 26.8 6.5 22.3 +
5 N 6.6804°, E 125.3214° Silty loam 26.5 6.5 22.6
Rice 1 N 6.68817°, E 125.30798° Silty clay 27 6.7 21.2 +
2 N 6.6881°, E 125.30846° Silty clay 25.7 6.7 24.2
3 N 6.6881°, E 125.30816° Silty clay 26.3 7 23.0 +
4 N 6.68821°, E 125.3084° Silty clay 26.7 7.2 25.8 +
5 N 6.68792°, E 125.30825° Silty clay 26.8 7 23.9
  1. +, presence; −, absence