EPPO Global Database

Meloidogyne chitwoodi(MELGCH)


Categories have been assigned by the EPPO Secretariat on the basis of available data at the time of entry. They correspond to an evaluation of the biological importance of the host plant for the pest concerned, together with the economic importance of this plant for the EPPO region. These categories do not reflect the complexity of the associations that may exist between a host plant and a pest, nor result from exhaustive literature reviews. Further explanation of categories is available in the guide.
Organism Type
Solanum lycopersicum (LYPES) Major
Solanum tuberosum (SOLTU) Major
Avena sativa (AVESA) Minor
Beta vulgaris (BEAVX) Minor
Daucus carota subsp. sativus (DAUCS) Minor
Hordeum vulgare (HORVX) Minor
Medicago sativa (MEDSA) Minor
Phaseolus vulgaris (PHSVX) Minor
Pisum sativum (PIBSX) Minor
Poaceae (1GRAF) Minor
Scorzonera hispanica (SCVHI) Minor
Taraxacum officinale (TAROF) Minor
Triticum aestivum (TRZAX) Minor
Zea mays (ZEAMX) Minor
Actaea racemosa (AATRA) Unclassified
* Horikoshi Y, Abe Y, Hisai J (2019) [First report of Colombia root-knot namatode, Meloidogyne chitwoodi, intercepted from Cimicifuga racemosa from the Netherlands in import plant quarantine]. Research bulletin of the Plant Protection Service  Japan no. 55 63-65 (in Japanese).
------- Intercepted in Japan on seedlings imported from the Netherlands.