1Paper Number 4713 of the Journal Series of the North Carolina Agricultural Experiment Station, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607.
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A study of the nature of resistance using standard histological techniques revealed leafhopper resistance was associated with a thick epidermis, long trichomes, and with a high percentage of straight trichomes on leaves. Leafhopper susceptible peanuts have leaves with an appressed surface texture.
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Keywords: Arachis hypogaea L, Groundnuts, Empoasca fabae Harris, host plant resistance to insects, nature insect resistance
How to Cite:
Campbell, W. & Emery, D. & Wynne, J., (1976) “Resistance of Peanuts to the Potato Leafhopper¹”, Peanut Science 3(1), p.40-43. doi: https://doi.org/10.3146/i0095-3679-3-1-10