EPPO Global Database

Meloidogyne enterolobii(MELGMY)

Distribution details in Mexico

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2012
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2014/216) : first found in 2012 in Veracruz state infecting watermelons (Citrullus lanatus).
References
* Gómez-González G, Márquez-Zequera I, Cruz-Lachica I, Osuna-García LA, García-Estrada RS (2020) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii parasitizing cucumber in Sinaloa, Mexico. Plant Disease 104(4), p 1260.
------- On Cucumis sativus in Sinaloa state.

* Ramirez-Suarez A, Alcasio-Rangel S, Rosas-Hernandez L, Lopez-Buenfil JA, Brito JA (2016) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii infecting columnar cacti Stenocereus queretaroensis in Jalisco, Mexico. Plant Disease 100(7), p 1506.
------- On columnar cacti (Stenocereus queretaroensis) in Jalisco state.

* Ramírez-Suárez A, Rosas-Hernández L, Alcasio-Rangel S, Powers TO (2014) First report of the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii parasitizing watermelon from Veracruz, Mexico. Plant Disease 98(3), 428-429.
------- On Citrullus lanatus in Veracruz state.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Guatemala Present, no details view...
United States of America South Carolina Present, few occurrences view...
United States of America Louisiana Present, few occurrences view...
United States of America Present, restricted distribution view...
United States of America North Carolina Present, restricted distribution view...
United States of America Florida Present, few occurrences view...