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Table 2 Inhibition activity of the culture filtrates of the isolated bacterial strains on Meloidogyne incognita eggs after 7 days of exposure

From: In vitro evaluation of some isolated bacteria against the plant parasite nematode Meloidogyne incognita

Bacterial isolatesNo. of hatched eggs*Relative hatching %Hatching inhibition %
Control (water only)98.00a980.00
Pseudomonas aeruginosa CH7GES36.50b37.0462.96
Paenibacillus polymyxa CH6GES22.25f22.8677.14
Lysinibacillus sphaericus CH4GES34.00c35.0065.00
Bacillus cereus CH4GES29.50d29.9470.06
Bacillus subtilis SGES21.30f22.0377.97
Achromobacter xylosoxidans 19GES25.50e26.3426.34
  1. *Means followed by the same letter(s) are not significantly different according to Duncan’s Multiple Range Test. Data are averages of 5 replicates
  2. Relative hatching and hatching inhibition (%) are calculated as mentioned in M&M. Data are averages of five replicates