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Tuber Crops

  • M. Mani
  • M. Kalyanasundaram
  • C. A. Jayaprakas
  • E. R. Harish
  • R. S. Sreerag
  • M. Nedunchezhiyan
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Abstract

Mealybugs are injurious to tuber crops, mainly cassava (Manihot esculenta), and to some extent to taro (Colocasia esculenta), yam (Dioscorea spp.), sweet potato (Ipomea batatas Lam.), tannia (Xanthosoma sagittifolium), elephant foot yam (Amorphophallus paeoniifolius), yam bean (Pachyrrhizus erosus), and enset (Ensete ventricosum).

Keywords

Natural Enemy Sweet Potato Storage Root Tuber Crop Sweet Potato Plant 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Mani
    • 1
  • M. Kalyanasundaram
    • 2
  • C. A. Jayaprakas
    • 3
  • E. R. Harish
    • 3
  • R. S. Sreerag
    • 3
  • M. Nedunchezhiyan
    • 4
  1. 1.Indian Institute of Horticultural ResearchBangaloreIndia
  2. 2.Tamil Nadu Agricultural UniversityCoimbatoreIndia
  3. 3.Central Tuber crops research InstituteTrivandrumIndia
  4. 4.Regional Centre of Central Tuber Crops Research InstituteBhubaneswarIndia

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