QTL mapping identifies a major locus for resistance in wheat to Sunn pest (Eurygasterintegriceps) feeding at the vegetative growth stage Academic Article uri icon


  • This research provides the first report of a major locus controlling wheat resistance to Sunn pest. It developed and validated SNP markers that will be useful for marker-assisted selection.


  • Emebiri, LC
  • Tan, M-K
  • El-Bouhssini, M
  • Wildman, O
  • Jighly, A
  • Tadesse, W
  • Ogbonnaya, FC

publication date

  • 2017