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University of Hawaii web site College of Trop Agr & Human Resources web site UH at Manoa web site

Banana IPM

  • Banana Mini-Conference


Cover Crops

Insectary Plants

  • Butterfly Garden

Korean Natural Farming

Soil Health Management

  • Key to Nematode Trapping Fungi
  • Mushroom Compost

Sustainable Pest Management Projects

  • The predatory nematode Clarkus has a heavily sclerotized buccal cavity with a dorsal tooth.

  • Iotonchus and a rotifer.

  • Ironus head offset by shallow constriction with 3 movable lips.

  • Neoactinolaimus has a large odontostyle.


Predatory Nematodes


  1. Wang, K.-H., R. Myers, A. Srivastava, and B.S. Sipes. 2015. Using polymerase chain reaction to evaluate preying potential of predatory nematodes against Rotylenchulus reniformis and Meloidogyne incognita. Biological Control 88: 54-60 DOI: 10.1016/j.biocontrol.2015.04.023.
  2. Cabos, R., K.-H. Wang, B.S. Sipes, W.P. Heller, and T.K. Matsumoto. 2013. Molecular detection of plant-parasitic nematode DNA in the gut of predatory and omnivorous nematodes. Nematropica 43: 44-48.

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