EPPO Global Database

Meloidogyne fallax(MELGFA)

Distribution details in Switzerland

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2019: Present, restricted distribution
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, only in some parts of the Member State concerned, under eradication (2019-02)
From CABI Disease map 901 (2017): Present, few occurrences
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2011/151) : detected in a small number of production sites (glasshouses and heated plastic tunnels) near Saillon (Valais), under eradication.

From NPPO (2019): 1 outbreak detected in February 2019 in the Canton of Bern, in a greenhouse of organic vegetables (tomato, cucumber, lettuce, and lamb's lettuce). Under eradication.
References
* Eder R, Roth I, Terrettaz C, Kiewnick S (2010) Les nématodes de quarantaine dans les cultures maraîchères en Suisse. Recherche Agronomique Suisse 1(9), 340-345.

* NPPO of Switzerland (2019-02).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Present, restricted distribution view...
Germany Transient, under eradication view...