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ENY-052: Nematode Management for Bedding Plants

Figure 5. Sendentary endoparasitic root-knot nematodes. A: Juvenile nematodes (stained red) that have entered a root and have formed feeding sites within. B: Juveniles become immobile and start to swell. C: Swollen adult nematode starting to lay eggs. D: Root tissue pulled back to reveal the adult nematode within.