EPPO Global Database

Meloidogyne luci(MELGLC)

Distribution details in Iran

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, no details
* Carneiro RMDG, Correa VR, Almeida MRA, Gomes ACMM, Deimi AM, Castagnone-Sereno P, Karssen, G (2014) Meloidogyne luci n. sp. (Nematoda: Meloidogynidae), a root-knot nematode parasitising different crops in Brazil, Chile and Iran. Nematology 16(3), 289-301.
-------- Specimens from ornamentals (Antirhhinum majus, Rosa, Hylotelephium spectabile) in Tehran city.

* Janssen T, Karssen G, Verhaeven M, Coyne D, Bert W (2015) Mitochondrial coding genome analysis of tropical root-
knot nematodes (Meloidogyne) supports haplotype based diagnostics and reveals evidence of recent reticulate evolution. Scientific Reports 6, 22591. DOI: 10.1038/srep22591
-------- Specimens from carrot.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Turkey Present, few occurrences view...