On these pages we hope to include a comprehensive list of the scientific literature on ricebean, as well as relevant papers on related crops.
Initially the list is alphabetical, we will organise into sections at a later date and will include links to the papers where copyright and availability permit.
You can also download the complete list as a .pdf
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Rajput SS, Jakhar ML (2005) Influence of kanamycin on explant and callus of moth bean. Indian Journal of Plant Physiology 10(2), 115-119.
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Ramashrit S, Sarup P (1985b) Formulation of artificial diets in the laboratory for mass rearing of maize stalk borer, Chilo partellus (Swinhoe). Journal of Entomological Research 9(2), 115-121.
Ramashrit S, Sarup P (1986a) Effect of natural and artificial diets on the susceptibility of moths of the maize stalk borer, Chilo partellus (Swinhoe) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) to different insecticides. Journal of Entomological Research 10(1), 51-56.
Ramashrit S, Sarup P (1986b) Significance and optimal quantity of ascorbic acid in artifical diets for the mass rearing of maize stalk borer, Chilo partellus (Swinhoe) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Journal of Entomological Research 10(2), 174-179.
Ramashrit S, Sarup P (1987) An improved alternative artificial diet for mass rearing of the maize stalk borer, Chilo partellus (Swinhoe) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Insect Science and its Application 8(2), 181-185.
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Ranjit K, Satija CK (1998b) Cytogenetical and biochemical analysis of interspecific hybrids between Vigna radiata and V. umbellata. Indian Journal of Genetics & Plant Breeding 58(1), 25-34.
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Rao AV, Venkateswarlu B (1983) Pattern of nodulation and nitrogen fixation in mothbean. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 53(12), 1035-1038.
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Rathore BS (1995) Effect of seed dressers on bacterial leaf blight of mothbean (Vigna aconitifolia). Plant Disease Research 10(1), 65-68.
Rathore BS (1997) Relative efficacy of fungicidal seed treatments in the management of root rot and seedling blight of mothbean. Plant Disease Research 12(2), 157-159.
Rathore BS (2000a) Effect of organic amendments on incidence of seed rot and seedling blight of mothbean. Plant Disease Research 15(2), 217-219.
Rathore BS (2000b) Evaluation of mothbean entries against seed rot and seedling blight. Journal of Mycology and Plant Pathology 30(1), 126-127.
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Rathore BS, Chhipa HP (1996) Varietal interaction of mothbean to Rhizobium inoculation. Indian Journal of Pulses Research 9(1), 55-58.
Rathore BS, Rathore RS (1999) Effect of seed dressers on Macrophomina root rot of mothbean. Journal of Mycology and Plant Pathology 29(3), 389-392.
Rathore GS, Agnihotri JP (1985) Effect of insecticides on yellow mosaic of moth (Vigna aconitifolia (Jacq) Marechel). Indian Journal of Virology 1(1), 92-94.
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