The Nematology Unit, was awarded the Rhone - Poulenc Award for the Advancement of Nematology in 1999 in recognition of their contribution to Nematology.


  Fields of expertise

Dr Antoinette Swart

Aphelenchoides, Anguinidae, Bursaphelenchidae, Heteroderinae Longidoridae, Quarantine nematodes

Dr Mariette Marais

SAPPNS, Nematode Database, Belonolaimidae, Dolichodoridae, Helicotylenchus, Meloidogyninae, Nacobboderinae, Trichodoridae


Technical and support staff


Ms Adoration Shubane

Research Technician

​Mr Norman Ravele

​Collection Manager

Ms Moloko Motheketlela

​Technical assistant



PDP Student

Ms Chantelle Girgan

PhD Student

 

Research Associate

Dr Esther van den Berg

​Criconematidae, Hoplolaimidae, Pratylenchidae, Tylenchulidae

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