• cucumber
  • This pathogen commonly affects the foliage and stems of plants from the family Cucurbitaceae (the family of gords and melons), which includes cantaloupe, cucumber, muskmelon and watermelon plants [1,3, (wikipedia.org)
  • Pathological interrelations of two soil-borne diseases in cucurbits (watermelon, oriental melon, shintosa and cucumber) caused by Fusarium isolates (FI) and the root-knot nematode (RKN), Meloidogyne incognita were characterized by the fusarium disease severity index (DI), RKN gall index (GI) and eggmass index (EI) in inoculation tests using FI and RKN. (ppjonline.org)
  • This indicates their productivities (yields per 0.1 ha) are 7,196 kg for cucumber, 2,988 kg for oriental melon and 4,177 kg for watermelon, which are 1.87, 1.55 and 1.26 times higher than those from open fields, respectively. (ppjonline.org)
  • Priority diseases identified by US watermelon producers include: fusarium wilt, gummy stem blight, phytophtora fruit rot, powdery mildew, cucumber green mottle mosaic virus and the watermelon strain of papaya ringspot virus. (cuccap.org)
  • Meanwhile, we conducted colinearity analysis between the sequences of EST-SSR markers and the genomic sequences of cucumber, melon and watermelon. (frontiersin.org)
  • A total of 33,966 protein sequences were predicted, functionally annotated and compared to cucumber, melon, watermelon and Arabidopsis proteomes. (frontiersin.org)
  • The genus Dendrosicyos, with the only species being the cucumber tree, is adapted to the arid semidesert island of Socotra. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016. Evaluating pickling cucumber plant populations to maximize yield for once-over mechanical harvest in the southeastern United States . (cuccap.org)
  • 2016. QTL mapping for downy mildew resistance in cucumber inbred line WI7120 (PI 330628) . (cuccap.org)
  • melons
  • There are no commercially acceptable resistant cucumbers, melons or watermelons available yet on the market, but some plant breeders have identified D. bryoniae resistant genes, such as the gene db in watermelon [2, (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2016, Konishi Seika, a fruit and vegetable market in Amagasaki , bought a pair of Yubari King melons at auction with a winning bid of ¥3 million. (wikipedia.org)
  • cultivars
  • Changes in carotenoid profiles and in the expression pattern of the genes in carotenoid metabolisms during fruit development and ripening in four watermelon cultivars. (whfoods.com)
  • Since the early years of the 21st century, seedless watermelons (triploid hybrid cultivars) have been the primary type grown commercially for the U.S. market ( United States Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service 2016 ), accounting for 85 percent of total watermelon shipments in the United States in 2014. (cuccap.org)
  • Nakai
  • Nakai for the watermelon, and a proposal to conserve the name with this meaning was accepted by the relevant nomenclatural committee and confirmed at the International Botanical Congress in Shenzhen. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cucurbits
  • Certain cucurbits species are resistant to D. bryoniae but become vulnerable once they mature . (wikipedia.org)
  • However, continuous greenhouse cropping (CGC) of the cucurbits in limited areas has caused severe epidemics of soil borne diseases especially caused by Fusarium species and root-knot nematodes (RKNs) that favor warm temperature for their growth and reproduction, resulting in the rapid increase of their inoculum potentials even in harshly cold weather conditions during the winter season. (ppjonline.org)
  • genome
  • Abiodun Bodunrin (Nigeria): Genome-wide association study (GWAS) for trichome density and trichome length in watermelon. (wvstateu.edu)
  • Lavanya Abburi (India): Analysis of genome diversity in watermelon and association mapping for various traits. (wvstateu.edu)
  • This list of sequenced plant genomes contains plant species known to have publicly available complete genome sequences that have been assembled, annotated and published. (wikipedia.org)
  • seedless
  • The exploitation of synthetic polyploids for producing seedless fruits is well known in watermelon. (wvstateu.edu)
  • Because of the high cost of the seed and the difficulty in establishing a stand, seedless watermelon plants are traditionally transplanted into the field, as opposed to direct seeding. (cuccap.org)
  • squash
  • 2016. Cultivar-Based Introgression Mapping Reveals Wild-Species Derived Pm-0 The Major Powdery Mildew Resistance Locus in Squash . (cuccap.org)
  • consumption
  • We were fascinated to see a recent study on consumption of watermelon puree by a group of endurance athletes (trained cyclists) wanting to reduce their risk of post-exercise oxidative stress and inflammation. (whfoods.com)
  • The researchers determined that the antioxidant capacity in the riders' bloodstreams was significantly increased post-exercise through consumption of the watermelon puree. (whfoods.com)
  • Watermelon consumption increases plasma arginine concentrations in adults. (whfoods.com)
  • Watermelon consumption improves inflammation and antioxidant capacity in rats fed an atherogenic diet. (whfoods.com)
  • Watermelon is an important crop for human consumption with global production of 105 million tons in 2012 ( FAOSTAT ). (cuccap.org)
  • gene
  • In addition, disease resistance ( R ) gene family was finely characterized and several specie-specific R -genes expansion was detected in C. pepo . (frontiersin.org)
  • crop
  • The dominant species of ant in India and much of southeastern Asia is Camponotus compressus, and the presence of ants on the crop plant has a deterrent effect on R. foveicollis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over 70% of all crop wild relative species worldwide were in urgent need of further collecting to improve their representation in genebanks, and over 95% were insufficiently represented with regard to the full range of geographic and ecological variation in their native distributions. (wikipedia.org)
  • resistance
  • We aim to fine-tune the existing model by i) including treatment thresholds based on yield response and yield loss relationships quantified for disease epidemics caused by each fungal species, ii) incorporating varietal resistance and iii) better targeting of disease at the stem-bases through improved timing and spray application technologies. (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • 2016. A GBS‑SNP‑based linkage map and quantitative trait loci (QTL) associated with resistance to Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. (cuccap.org)
  • genera
  • The distribution of 5S and 45S rDNA in several species belonging to other genera in Benincaseae tribe was also investigated. (nih.gov)
  • Although not known with certainty the total number of species in the order, conservative estimates indicate about 2600 species worldwide, distributed in 109 genera. (wikipedia.org)
  • The order Cucurbitales in the eurosid I clade comprises almost 2600 species in 109 or 110 genera in eight families, tropical and temperate, of very different sizes, morphology, and ecology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over half of the known members of this order belong to the greatly diverse begonia family Begoniaceae, with around 1500 species in two genera. (wikipedia.org)
  • crops
  • Vegetable crops include a large number of species, characterized by multiple geographical origins, large genetic variability and diverse reproductive features. (frontiersin.org)
  • arginine
  • Martins MJ, Negrao MR and Azevedo I. Watermelon: the value of higher plasma arginine concentrations. (whfoods.com)
  • The study shows that watermelon contains arginine natural Viagra effect as that can increase libido and sexual functioning, prevent erectile dysfunction and impotence. (blogspot.com)
  • closely related
  • Comparative mapping of 5S and 45S rDNA by fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) technique is an excellent tool to determine cytogenetic relationships among closely related species. (nih.gov)
  • fruit
  • Additionally, other wild species have bitter fruit containing cucurbitacin. (wikipedia.org)
  • The generic name Citrullus is the diminutive of Citrus , perhaps referring to the spherical fruit. (worldwidefruits.com)
  • While watermelon might not rank very high on your personal list of foods with great diversity, this fruit is far more diverse than many people suspect. (whfoods.com)
  • However, you'll typically want to make sure that a watermelon is sufficiently ripe before purchasing it in order to receive great texture and flavor from this fruit. (whfoods.com)
  • sequences
  • This list includes species where sequences are announced in press releases or websites, but not in a data-rich publication in a refereed Journal with doi. (wikipedia.org)
  • diseases
  • 2016. Diseases and disease management strategies take top research priority in the Watermelon Research and Development Group members survey (2014 to 2015). (cuccap.org)
  • important
  • Members of the Cucurbitales form an important component of low to montane tropical forest with greater representation in terms of the number of species. (wikipedia.org)