EPPO Global Database

Meloidogyne enterolobii(MELGMY)

Hosts

Important note about the classification of host plants in GD:
Categories have been assigned by the EPPO Secretariat on the basis of available data at the time of entry. They correspond to a qualitative evaluation of the importance of the host plant for the pest concerned and remain indicative only.
Further explanation of categories is available in the guide.
Organism Type
Coffea arabica (COFAR) Major host
* Villain L, Sarah JL, Hernandez A, Charmetant P, Bertrand B, Anthony F, Topart P, Lashermes P, Anzueto F, Gomes CRMD (2006) Biodiversity of root knot nematodes, Meloidogyne spp., on coffee in Central America.  In : 21st International Conference on Coffee Science, Montpellier (France), 11th - 15th September 2006. (Abstract) Available online at https://agritrop.cirad.fr/540129/                   
------- confirmed hos

* Muniz MS, Campo VP, Moita AW, Goncalves W, Almeira MRA, De Souza FR, Carneiro RMDG (2009) Reaction of coffee genotypes to different populations of Meloidogyne spp.: detection of a naturally virulent M. exigua population. Tropical Plant Pathology 34, 370-378. DOI: 10.1590/S1982-56762009000600002
------- greenhouse study

* Villain L, Sarah JL, Hernández A, Bertrand B, Anthony F, Lashermes P, Charmetant P, Anzueto F, Figueroa P, Carneiro RMDG (2013) Diversity of root-knot nematodes associated with coffee orchards in Central America. Nematropica 43(2), 194-206.
------- confirmed host.
Glycine max (GLXMA) Major host
* Rodriguez MG, Sanchez L, Rowe J (2003) Host status of agriculturally important plant families to the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Cuba. Nematropica, 33(2), 125-130
------- greenhouse stud

* Ye WM, Koenning SR, Zhuo K, Liao JL (2013) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii on cotton and soybean in North Carolina, United States. Plant Disease 97(9), 1262.
Ipomoea batatas (IPOBA) Major host
* Fargette M (1987) Use of the esterase phenotypes in the taxonomy of the genus Meloidogyne. 1. Stability of the esterase phenotype. Revue de Nématologie 10, 39-43.
------- first report (as Phenotype pVI).

* Gao B, Wang RY, Chen SL, Li XH, Ma J (2014) First report of root-knot nematode meloidogyne enterolobii in sweet potato in China. Plant Disease 98(5), p 702.
------- confirmed host

* Rutter WB, Skantar AM, Handoo, ZA, Muller JD, Aultman SP, Agudelo P (2019). Meloidogyne enterolobii found infecting root-knot nematode resistant sweetpotato in South Carolina, United States.  Plant Disease 103(4), 775.
------- confirmed host.
Nicotiana tabacum (NIOTA) Major host
* Yang B, Eisenback JD (1983) Meloidogyne enterolobii n.sp. (Meloidogynidae), a root-knot nematode parasitizing pacara earpot tree in China. Journal of Nematology 15(3), 381–391.
Solanum lycopersicum (LYPES) Major host
* Yang B, Eisenback JD (1983) Meloidogyne enterolobii n.sp. (Meloidogynidae), a root-knot nematode parasitizing pacara earpot tree in China. Journal of Nematology 15(3), 381–391

* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, McAvoy EJ, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2008) Identification and isozyme characterization of Meloidogyne spp. infecting horticultural and agronomic drops, and weeds in Florida. Nematology 10(5), 757-766. https://doi.org/10.1163/156854108785787253
------- confirmed host as Solanum esculentu

* Kiewnick S, Karssen G, Brito JA, Oggenfuss M, Frey JE (2008) First report of root-knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii on tomato and cucumber in Switzerland. Plant Disease. 92, 1370.
------- confirmed host.
Solanum melongena (SOLME) Major host
* Rammah A, Hirschmann H (1988) Meloidogyne mayaguensis n. sp. (Meloidogynidae), a root-knot nematode from Puerto Rico. Journal of Nematology 20(1), 58-69.
------- confirmed host.
Bidens pilosa (BIDPI) Wild/Weed
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, McAvoy EJ, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2008) Identification and isozyme characterization of Meloidogyne spp. infecting horticultural and agronomic drops, and weeds in Florida. Nematology 10(5), 757-766. https://doi.org/10.1163/156854108785787253
------- confirmed host
Solanum americanum (SOLAM) Wild/Weed
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, McAvoy EJ, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2008) Identification and isozyme characterization of Meloidogyne spp. infecting horticultural and agronomic drops, and weeds in Florida. Nematology 10(5), 757-766. https://doi.org/10.1163/156854108785787253
------- confirmed host
Solanum pseudocapsicum (SOLPC) Wild/Weed
* Groth MZ, Belle C, Cocco KLT (2017) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii infecting the weed Jerusalem cherry (Solanum pseudocapsicum) in Brazil. Plant Disease 101, 510-511. 
------- confirmed host.
Abelmoschus esculentus (ABMES) Host
 * Silva EHC, Soares RS, Borges HO, Franco CA, Bratz LT, Soares PLM (2019) Quantification of the damage caused by Meloidogyne enterolobii in okra. Pesquisa Agropecuária Brasileira, v.54, e00050, 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1590/S1678-3921.pab2019.v54.00050 
------- confirmed host
Ajuga reptans (AIURE) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Amaranthus hybridus (AMACH) Host
* Souza RM, Nogueira MS, Lima IM, Melarto M, Dolinski CM (2006) Manejo de nematoides das galhas da goiabeira em Sao Joao da Barra (RJ) e relato de novos hospedeiros. Nematologia Brasileira 30, 165-169. 
------- confirmed host.
Amaranthus tricolor (AMATR) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Angelonia angustifolia (ANLAN) Host
* Kaur R, Brito JA, Dickson DW, Stanly SD (2006) First report of Meloidogyne mayaguensis on Angelonia angustifolia.  Plant Disease 90, 1113. 
------- confirmed host.
Apium graveolens (APUGV) Host
* Rodriguez MG, Sanchez L, Rowe J (2003) Host status of agriculturally important plant families to the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Cuba. Nematropica, 33(2), 125-130
------- greenhouse study
Artocarpus heterophyllus (ABFHE) Host
* Brito JA, smith T, Dickson DW (2015) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii Infecting Artocarpus heterophyllus worldwide. Plant Disease 99(9), p 1284.
------- confirmed host
Beta vulgaris (BEAVX) Host
* Rodriguez MG, Sanchez L, Rowe J (2003) Host status of agriculturally important plant families to the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Cuba. Nematropica, 33(2), 125-130
------- greenhouse study
Brachychiton sp. (BYHSS) Host
* EPPO (2010) Pest risk assessment for Meloidogyne enterolobii. EPPO, Paris. Available at https://gd.eppo.int/taxon/MELGMY/documents
------- Meloidogyne enterolobii intercepted on this host in some EPPO countries.
Brassica oleracea var. botrytis (BRSOB) Host
* Brito JA, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Cetintas R, Dickson DW (2007) Host status of selected cultivated plants to Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Florida. Nematropica 37(1), 65–71.
------- greenhouse stud

* Rodriguez MG, Sanchez L, Rowe J (2003) Host status of agriculturally important plant families to the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Cuba. Nematropica, 33(2), 125-130
------- greenhouse study
Brugmansia (1BGMG) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Brugmansia hybrids (BGMHY) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Buddleia davidii (BUDDA) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Callistemon viminalis (CLXVI) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Camellia oleifera (CAHOL) Host
* Zu JC, Liu JA, Zhou GY (2020) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii on Camellia oleifera in China. Plant Disease 104(5), p 1563. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-06-19-1162-PDN
------- Confirmed host.
Cannabis sativa (CNISA) Host
* Ren Z, Chen X, Luan M, Guo B, Song Z (2020) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii on industrial hemp (Cannabis sativa) in China. Plant Disease. doi: 10.1094/PDIS-07-20-1451-PDN
------- confirmed host.
Capsicum annuum (CPSAN) Host
* Yang B, Eisenback JD (1983) Meloidogyne enterolobii n.sp. (Meloidogynidae), a root-knot nematode parasitizing pacara earpot tree in China. Journal of Nematology 15(3), 381–391

* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, McAvoy EJ, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2008) Identification and isozyme characterization of Meloidogyne spp. infecting horticultural and agronomic drops, and weeds in Florida. Nematology 10(5), 757-766. https://doi.org/10.1163/156854108785787253
------- confirmed host
Carica papaya (CIAPA) Host
* Lima IM, Dolinski CM, Souza RM (2003) Dispersao de Meloidogyne mayaguensis em goiabais de Sao Joao da Barraq e relato de novos hospedeiros dentre plantas invasoras e cultivadas (Dispersal of Meloidogyne mayaguensis in guava orchards in the city of Sao Joao da Barra, Brazil, and new hosts amongst cultivated plant species and weeds. Nematologia Brasileira 27(2), 257-258. (abstract)
------- confirmed host, first report

* Souza RM, Nogueira MS, Lima IM, Melarto M, Dolinski CM (2006) Manejo de nematoides das galhas da goiabeira em Sao Joao da Barra (RJ) e relato de novos hospedeiros. Nematologia Brasileira 30, 165-169. 
------- confirmed host

* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, McAvoy EJ, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2008) Identification and isozyme characterization of Meloidogyne spp. infecting horticultural and agronomic drops, and weeds in Florida. Nematology 10(5), 757-766. https://doi.org/10.1163/156854108785787253
------- confirmed host
Caryopteris x clandonensis (CRBCL) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Cereus fernambucensis (CEEFE) Host
* Souza RM, Nogueira MS, Lima IM, Melarto M, Dolinski CM (2006) Manejo de nematoides das galhas da goiabeira em Sao Joao da Barra (RJ) e relato de novos hospedeiros. Nematologia Brasileira 30, 165-169. 
------- confirmed host.
Cereus hildmannianus (CEEHI) Host
* Santos D, Abrantes I, Maleita C (2019) The quarantine root‐knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii – a potential threat to Portugal and Europe. Plant Pathology 68, 1607-1615. doi:10.1111/ppa.13079
------- confirmed host
Citrullus lanatus (CITLA) Host
* 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.

* Yang B, Eisenback JD (1983) Meloidogyne enterolobii n.sp. (Meloidogynidae), a root-knot nematode parasitizing pacara earpot tree in China. Journal of Nematology 15(3), 381–391

* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, McAvoy EJ, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2008) Identification and isozyme characterization of Meloidogyne spp. infecting horticultural and agronomic drops, and weeds in Florida. Nematology 10(5), 757-766. https://doi.org/10.1163/156854108785787253
------- confirmed host
Coleus scutellarioides (CXUBH) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
------- confirmed host, as Plectranthus scutellarioides.
Cucumis sativus (CUMSA) Host
* 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.

* Kiewnick S, Karssen G, Brito JA, Oggenfuss M, Frey JE (2008) First report of root-knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii on tomato and cucumber in Switzerland. Plant Disease. 92, 1370.
Daucus carota (DAUCA) Host
* Wang YF, Xiao S, Huang YK, Zhou Z, Zhang SS, Liu GK (2014) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii on carrot in China. Plant Disease 98(7), 1019.
Dioscorea rotundata (DIURO) Host
* Kolombia YA, Lava Kumar P, Claudius-Cole AO, Karssen G, Viaene N, Coyne D, Bert W (2016) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii causing tuber galling damage on white yam (Dioscorea rotundata) in Nigeria.  Plant Disease 100(10), 2173-2174
------- confirmed host.
Elaeocarpus decipiens (EAEDC) Host
* Moore MR, Brito JA, Qiu S, Roberts CG, Combee LA (2020) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii infecting Japanese blue berry tree (Elaeocarpus decipiens) in Florida, USA. Journal of Nematology, 52, 1-3. doi:10.21307/jofnem-2020-005. 
------- Confirmed host.
Enterolobium contortisiliquum (ENECO) Host
* Yang B, Eisenback JD (1983) Meloidogyne enterolobii n.sp. (Meloidogynidae), a root-knot nematode parasitizing pacara earpot tree in China. Journal of Nematology 15(3), 381–391.
Erechtites hieraciifolius (EREHI) Host
* Carneiro RG, Monaco APA, Moritz MP, Nakamura KC, Scherer A (2006) Identificacao de Meloidogyne mayaguensis em goiabeira e em plantas invasoras, em solo argiloso, no Estado do Parana (Identification of Meloidogyne mayaguensis in guava and weeds, in loam soil in Parana State. Nematologia Brasileira 30(3), 293–298.
------- confirmed host
Euphorbia heterophylla var. cyathophora (EPHCT) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, McAvoy EJ, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2008) Identification and isozyme characterization of Meloidogyne spp. infecting horticultural and agronomic drops, and weeds in Florida. Nematology 10(5), 757-766. https://doi.org/10.1163/156854108785787253
------- confirmed host as Poinsettia cyathophora
Euphorbia prostrata (EPHPT) Host
* Lima IM, Dolinski CM, Souza RM (2003) Dispersao de Meloidogyne mayaguensis em goiabais de Sao Joao da Barraq e relato de novos hospedeiros dentre plantas invasoras e cultivadas (Dispersal of Meloidogyne mayaguensis in guava orchards in the city of Sao Joao da Barra, Brazil, and new hosts amongst cultivated plant species and weeds. Nematologia Brasileira 27(2), 257-258. (abstract)
------- confirmed host
Euphorbia punicea (EPHPI) Host
* Han H, Brito JA, Dickson DW (2012) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii infecting Euphorbia punicea in Florida. Plant Disease 96(11), p 1706.
------- confirmed host
Euphorbia tirucalli (EPHTI) Host
* Souza RM, Nogueira MS, Lima IM, Melarto M, Dolinski CM (2006) Manejo de nematoides das galhas da goiabeira em Sao Joao da Barra (RJ) e relato de novos hospedeiros. Nematologia Brasileira 30, 165-169. 
------- confirmed host.
Ficus sp. (FIUSS) Host
* EPPO (2010) Pest risk assessment for Meloidogyne enterolobii. EPPO, Paris. Available at https://gd.eppo.int/taxon/MELGMY/documents
Gardenia jasminoides (GADJA) Host
* Lu XH, Solangi GS, Li DJ, Huang JL, Zhang Y, Liu ZM (2019) First report of root-knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii on Gardenia jasminoides in China. Plant Disease 103(6), p 1434.
------- Confirmed host. Natural infestation found in a field in Hezhou city (Guangxi, China). Affected plants showed stunting and root knots. Inoculation trials confirmed the pathogenicty of M. enterolobii to G. jasminoides.
Gossypium hirsutum (GOSHI) Host
* Yang B, Eisenback JD (1983) Meloidogyne enterolobii n.sp. (Meloidogynidae), a root-knot nematode parasitizing pacara earpot tree in China. Journal of Nematology 15(3), 381–391

* Ye WM, Koenning SR, Zhuo K, Liao JL (2013) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii on cotton and soybean in North Carolina, United States. Plant Disease 97, 1262.
Hydrocotyle bonariensis (HYDBO) Host
* Souza RM, Nogueira MS, Lima IM, Melarto M, Dolinski CM (2006) Manejo de nematoides das galhas da goiabeira em Sao Joao da Barra (RJ) e relato de novos hospedeiros. Nematologia Brasileira 30, 165-169. 
------- confirmed host, as Hidrocotyli bonariensis.
Jatropha urens (IATUR) Host
* Lima IM, Dolinski CM, Souza RM (2003) Dispersao de Meloidogyne mayaguensis em goiabais de Sao Joao da Barraq e relato de novos hospedeiros dentre plantas invasoras e cultivadas (Dispersal of Meloidogyne mayaguensis in guava orchards in the city of Sao Joao da Barra, Brazil, and new hosts amongst cultivated plant species and weeds. Nematologia Brasileira 27(2), 257-258. (abstract)
------- confirmed host
Lagerstroemia indica (LAEIN) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Lampranthus sp. (LMPSS) Host
* Santos D, Abrantes I, Maleita C (2019) The quarantine root‐knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii – a potential threat to Portugal and Europe. Plant Pathology 68, 1607-1615. doi:10.1111/ppa.13079
------- confirmed host
Lantana camara (LANCA) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Lantana montevidensis (LANMV) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Ligustrum sp. (LIGSS) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Malpighia emarginata (MLPEM) Host
* Humphreys DA, Williamson VM, Salazar L, Flores-Chavez L, Gomez-AlpizarL (2012). Nematology 14:199-207.
Malpighia glabra (MLPGL) Host
* Lima IM, Dolinski CM, Souza RM (2003) Dispersao de Meloidogyne mayaguensis em goiabais de Sao Joao da Barraq e relato de novos hospedeiros dentre plantas invasoras e cultivadas (Dispersal of Meloidogyne mayaguensis in guava orchards in the city of Sao Joao da Barra, Brazil, and new hosts amongst cultivated plant species and weeds. Nematologia Brasileira 27(2), 257-258. (abstract)
------- confirmed hos

* Souza RM, Nogueira MS, Lima IM, Melarto M, Dolinski CM (2006) Manejo de nematoides das galhas da goiabeira em Sao Joao da Barra (RJ) e relato de novos hospedeiros. Nematologia Brasileira 30, 165-169. 
------- confirmed host, as Malpighia punicifolia.
Maranta arundinacea (MARAR) Host
* Zhou K, Hu MX, Liao JL, Rui K (2010) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii on arrowroot in China. Plant Disease 94, 271
Melaleuca linearis (CLXRI) Host
* Marques MLS, Pimentel JP, Tavares OCH, Veiga CFM, Berbara RlL (2012) Host suitability of different plant species to Meloidogyne enterolobii in the state of Rio de Janeiro. Nematropica 42, 304-313.
Morella cerifera (MYRCE) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Morinda citrifolia (MOJCI) Host
* Fang WH, Ying FM, Cai CM (2012) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii on Noni, Chinese Eaglewood, and Clove in China. Proceedings of the 2012 American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting, Providence, August 04-08, 2012, Providence, RI.
Morus (1MORG) Host
* Sun YF, Long HB, Lu FP (2019) First Report of the Root-Knot Nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii Infecting Mulberry in China Plant Disease 103(9), 2481
Morus alba (MORAL) Host
* Sun YF, Long HB, Lu FP (2019) First report of the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii infecting Mulberry in China. Plant Disease 103, 2481
Morus celtidifolia (MORCF) Host
* Soares MRC, Lopes APM, Dias-Arieira CR, Souto ER, Manenti DC, Mattei D (2018) First report on Meloidogyne enterolobii in Morus celtidifolia in Paraná State, Brazil. Plant Disease 102(8), p 1671.
------- In Paraná state, Brazil.
Morus nigra (MORNI) Host
* Paes-Takahashi VS, Soares PLM, Carneiro PA, Ferreira RJ, de Almeida EJ, dos Santos JM (2015) Detection of Meloidogyne enterolobii in mulberry seedlings (Morus nigra L.). Ciência Rural 45(5), 757-759.

* Paes-Takahashi VS, Soares PLM, Carneiro FA (2015) Detecção de Meloidogyne enterolobii em mudas de amoreira (Morus nigra L.) (Detection of Meloidogyne Enterolobii in mulberry seedlings (Morus nigra L.). Ciencia Rural 45:757-759.
Musa sp. (MUBSS) Host
* Luquini L, Barbosa, Ferreira C, Rocha L, Haddad F, Amorim E (2019) First report of the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii on bananas in Brazil. Plant Disease 103(2), p 377.
------- In Minas Gerais state, Brazil.
Ocimum basilicum (OCIBA) Host
* Brito JA, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Cetintas R, Dickson DW (2007) Host status of selected cultivated plants to Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Florida. Nematropica 37(1), 65–71.
------- greenhouse study
Oeceoclades maculata (OEAMA) Host
* Carneiro RG, Monaco APA, Moritz MP, Nakamura KC, Scherer A (2006) Identificacao de Meloidogyne mayaguensis em goiabeira e em plantas invasoras, em solo argiloso, no Estado do Parana (Identification of Meloidogyne mayaguensis in guava and weeds, in loam soil in Parana State. Nematologia Brasileira 30(3), 293–298.
------- confirmed host
Passiflora mucronata (PAQPA) Host
* Lima IM, Dolinski CM, Souza RM (2003) Dispersao de Meloidogyne mayaguensis em goiabais de Sao Joao da Barraq e relato de novos hospedeiros dentre plantas invasoras e cultivadas (Dispersal of Meloidogyne mayaguensis in guava orchards in the city of Sao Joao da Barra, Brazil, and new hosts amongst cultivated plant species and weeds. Nematologia Brasileira 27(2), 257-258. (abstract)
------- confirmed host
Paulownia elongata (PAZEL) Host
* Kaur R, Brito JA, Dickson DW (2007) First report of Paulownia elongata as a host of Meloidogyne spp. in Florida.  Plant Disease 91, 1199.  (Disease Note). 
------- confirmed host.
Pentas lanceolata (PNWLA) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
------- confirmed host, as Penta lanceolata.
Phaseolus vulgaris (PHSVX) Host
* Guimaraes LMP, Moura RM de, Pedrosa EMR (2003) Meloidogyne mayaguensis parasitism on different plant species. Nematologia Brasileira, 27(2), 139-145.
------- greenhouse stud

* Silva, RV, Lima, BV, Lopes LNS, Cruz CFM, Avila Junior JH (2017) Diagnose de nematoide das galhas, Meloidogyne enterolobii em feijoeiro no estado de Goiás.  (Diagnosis of root-knot nematodes, Meloidogyne enterolobii attacking beans in Goias state, Brazil. XXXIV Congresso Brasileiro de Nematologia, 03 a 07 de Julho, 2017, Vitoria, ES, Brasil. (Abstract)
Physalis peruviana (PHYPE) Host
* Santos D, Abrantes I, Maleita C (2019) The quarantine root‐knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii – a potential threat to Portugal and Europe. Plant Pathology 68, 1607-1615. doi:10.1111/ppa.13079
------- confirmed host
Rosa sp. (ROSSS) Host
* EPPO (2010) Pest risk assessment for Meloidogyne enterolobii. EPPO, Paris. Available at https://gd.eppo.int/taxon/MELGMY/documents
------- reported as "findings of the NPPO of the Netherlands"
Rotheca myricoides (RTCMY) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
------- confirmed host, as Clerodendrum x ugandensis.
Salix x pendulina f. salamonii (SAXSC) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Senna alata (CASAL) Host
* Souza RM, Nogueira MS, Lima IM, Melarto M, Dolinski CM (2006) Manejo de nematoides das galhas da goiabeira em Sao Joao da Barra (RJ) e relato de novos hospedeiros. Nematologia Brasileira 30, 165-169. 
------- confirmed host.
Senna occidentalis (CASOC) Host
* de Lourdes Mendes M, Dickson DW, Crow WT (2020) Yellow and purple nutsedge and coffee senna as hosts of common plant nematodes in Florida. .Journal of Nematology, 52(i_current), 1-9.doi:10.21307/jofnem-2020-094.
------- confirmed host

* Lima IM, Dolinski CM, Souza RM (2003) Dispersao de Meloidogyne mayaguensis em goiabais de Sao Joao da Barraq e relato de novos hospedeiros dentre plantas invasoras e cultivadas (Dispersal of Meloidogyne mayaguensis in guava orchards in the city of Sao Joao da Barra, Brazil, and new hosts amongst cultivated plant species and weeds. Nematologia Brasileira 27(2), 257-258. (abstract)
------- confirmed host

Solandra maxima (SDRMA) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Solanum quitoense (SOLQU) Host
* Crozzoli R, Aguirre Y, Angel L (2012) Patogenicidad del nematodo agallador, Meloidogyne enterolobii, en lulo (Solanum quitoense Lam.) en macetas (Pathogenicity of the root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne enterolobii, on naranjilla (Solanum quitoense Lam.) in pots. Nematologia Mediterranea 40(2), 153–156.
------- confirmed host. Plants were found infected with M. enterolobii at the "Universidade  Central de Venezuela campus". However no information is given about the number of plants found infected and site's size.
Solanum scabrum (SOLSC) Host
* Chitambo O, Haukeland S, Fiaboe KKM, Kariuki GM, Grundler FMW (2016) First report of the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii parasitizing African nightshades in Kenya. Plant Disease 100(9), p 1954.
Stenocereus queretaroensis (SVCQU) Host
* 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.

* Ramirez-Suarex A, Alcasio-Rangel S, Rosas-Hernandez L, Brito JA (2006) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii infecting columnar cacti Stenocereus queretaroensis in Jalisco, Mexico. Plant Disease 100(7), 1506.
------- confirmed host.
Syngonium sp. (SYNSS) Host
* EPPO (2010) Pest risk assessment for Meloidogyne enterolobii. EPPO, Paris. Available at https://gd.eppo.int/taxon/MELGMY/documents
------- Meloidogyne enterolobii intercepted on this host in some EPPO countries.
Syzygium aromaticum (SYZAR) Host
* Fang WH, Ying FM, Cai CM (2012) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii on Noni, Chinese Eaglewood, and Clove in China. Proceedings of the 2012 American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting, Providence, August 04-08, 2012, Providence, RI.  
------- confirmed host
Talinum fruticosum (TALFR) Host
* Souza RM, Nogueira MS, Lima IM, Melarto M, Dolinski CM (2006) Manejo de nematoides das galhas da goiabeira em Sao Joao da Barra (RJ) e relato de novos hospedeiros. Nematologia Brasileira 30, 165-169. 
------- confirmed host.
Tecoma capensis (TEOCA) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Thunbergia sp. (THNSS) Host
* Brito J, Inserra R, Lehman P, Dixon W (2002) The root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne mayaguensis Rammah & Hirschmann, 1988 (Nematoda, Tylenchida). Pest Alert. FDACS-P-01643. Available online at https://www.fdacs.gov/content/download/66978/file/Pest%20Alert%20-%20Meloidogyne%20mayaguensis%20-%20Root%20Knot%20Nematode.pdf 
------- confirmed host.
Tibouchina sp. (TIBSS) Host
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
------- confirmed host, as Tibouchina x compacta, and Tibouchina x elegan

* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103.
Ulmus parvifolia (ULMPA) Host
* Moore MR, Brito JB, Qiu S, Roberts CG, Combee LA (2020) First Report of root-knot nematodes (Meloidogyne species) infecting Chinese elm tree (Ulmus parvifolia) in Florida, USA. Journal of Nematology 52:e2020-49
------- confirmed host.
Zingiber officinale (ZINOF) Host
* Xiao, S., Hou, X. Y., Cheng, M., Deng, M. X., Cheng, X., Liu, G. K., 2018. First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii on ginger (Zingiber officinale) in China. Plant Disease, 102(3), 684. http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/loi/pdis doi: 10.1094/pdis-09-17-1477-pdn
------- confirmed host
Ziziphus jujuba (ZIPJU) Host
* Long HB, Bai C, Peng J, Zeng FY (2014) First reprot of root-knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii infecting jujube in China. Plant Disease 98, 1451-1452.
Acacia holosericea (ACAHL) Experimental
* Duponnois R, Mateille T, Ba A (1997) Potential effect of Sahelian nematophagous fungi against Meloidogyne mayaguensis on tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L. var. Paraguay x Claro). Annales du Tabac Section 2, 29: 61-70. 
------- artificial host
Bidens alba (BIDAL) Experimental
* Brito JA, Stanley J, Cetintas R, Powers T, Inserra R, McAvoy G, Mendes ML, Crow B & Dickson D (2004) Identification and host preference of Meloidogyne mayaguensis and other root-knot nematodes from Florida, and their susceptibility to Pasteuria penetrans. Journal of Nematology, 36(3), 308-309. (abstract)
Brassica oleracea (BRSOX) Experimental
* Brito JA, Stanley J, Cetintas R, Powers T, Inserra R, McAvoy G, Mendes ML, Crow B, Dickson D (2004) Identification and host preference of Meloidogyne mayaguensis and other root-knot nematodes from Florida, and their susceptibility to Pasteuria penetrans. Journal of Nematology, 36 308-309.
------- artificial host, recorded as Brassica oleracea var. sylvestris.
Brassica oleracea var. capitata (BRSOL) Experimental
* EPPO (2010) Pest risk assessment for Meloidogyne enterolobii. EPPO, Paris. Available at https://gd.eppo.int/taxon/MELGMY/documents
Brassica oleracea var. viridis (BRSOA) Experimental
* EPPO (2010) Pest risk assessment for Meloidogyne enterolobii. EPPO, Paris. Available at https://gd.eppo.int/taxon/MELGMY/documents
Brassica rapa subsp. pekinensis (BRSPK) Experimental
* EPPO (2010) Pest risk assessment for Meloidogyne enterolobii. EPPO, Paris. Available at https://gd.eppo.int/taxon/MELGMY/documents
Cajanus cajan (CAJCA) Experimental
* Moreira FJC, Albuquerque AM, Almeida BKS, Souza IMS, Araujo BA, Guedes FL (2018) Reacao de genotipos de guandu (Cajanus cajan (L.) Millspaugh) ao nematoide das galhas (Meloidoygne enterolobii). Summa Phytopatholica 44(4), 380-385. https://doi.org/10.1590/0100-5405/170978
Caladium bicolor hybrids (CLFBH) Experimental
* Kokalis-Burelle N, Brito JA, Hartman RD (2017) Susceptibility of seven caladium (Caladium x hortulanum) cultivars to Meloidogyne arenaria, M. enterolobii, M. floridensis, M. incognita, and M. javanica. Journal of Nematology 49(4), 457-461.
Canavalia ensiformis (CNAEN) Experimental
* Brito JA, Stanley J, Cetintas R, Powers T, Inserra R, McAvoy G, Mendes ML, Crow B & Dickson D (2004) Identification and host preference of Meloidogyne mayaguensis and other root-knot nematodes from Florida, and their susceptibility to Pasteuria penetrans. Journal of Nematology, 36(3), 308-309. (abstract)
Cicer arietinum (CIEAR) Experimental
* Bernardes Neto JF, Pinheiro JB, Silva GO, Biscaia D, Macedo AG, Silva PP, Nascimento WM (2019) Reação de genótipos de grão-de-bico aos nematoides-das-galhas Meloidogyne incognita raça 1 e Meloidogyne enterolobii (Reaction of chickpea genotypes to root-knot nematodes Meloidogyne incognita race 1 and Meloidogyne enterolobii). Revista Agraria Academica 2, 63-70.
Crotalaria juncea (CVTJU) Experimental
* Guimaraes LMP, Moura RM de, Pedrosa EMR (2003) Meloidogyne mayaguensis parasitism on different plant species. Nematologia Brasileira, 27(2), 139-145.
------- greenhouse study
Cucumis melo (CUMME) Experimental
* Bitencourt NV, Silva GS (2010) Reproducao de Meloidogyne enterolobii em olericolas (Reproduction of Meloidogyne enterolobii on vegetables). Nematologia Brasileira 34, 181–183

* Diniz GMM , Candido WS, Silva EHC, Marin MV, Franco CA, Braz LT,Soares PLM (2016) Screening melon genotypes for resistance to Meloidogyne enterolobii. African Journal of Agricultural Research 11(26), 2271-2276. https://doi.org/10.5897/AJAR2015.11175
------- large greenhouse stud

* Freitas VM, Silva JGP, Gomes CB, Castro JMC, Correa VR (2017) Host status of selected cultivated fruit crops to Meloidogyne enterolobii. European Journal of Plant Pathology 148, 307-319.
------- greehouse study
Cucurbita moschata (CUUMO) Experimental
* Marques, MLS, Pimentel JP, Tavares OCH, Veiga CFM, Berbara RLL (2012) Host suitability of different plant species to Meloidogyne enterolobii in the state of Rio de Janeiro. Nematropica 42:304-313.
Cucurbita pepo (CUUPE) Experimental
* Carneiro RG, Monaco APA, Moritz MP, Nakamura KC, Scherer A (2006) Identificacao de Meloidogyne mayaguensis em goiabeira e em plantas invasoras, em solo argiloso, no Estado do Parana (Identification of Meloidogyne mayaguensis in guava and weeds, in loam soil in Parana State. Nematologia Brasileira 30(3), 293–298.
------- confirmed hos

* Brito JA, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Cetintas R, Dickson DW (2007) Host status of selected cultivated plants to Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Florida. Nematropica 37(1), 65–71.
------- greenhouse stud

* Brito JA, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Cetintas R, Dickson DW (2007) Host status of selected cultivated plants to Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Florida. Nematropica 37(1), 65–71.
------- greenhouse study
Faidherbia albida (ACAAB) Experimental
* Duponnois R, Mateille T, Ba A (1997) Potential effect of Sahelian nematophagous fungi against Meloidogyne mayaguensis on tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L. var. Paraguay x Claro). Annales du Tabac Section 2, 29: 61-70. 
------- artificial host
Fatoua villosa (FTOVI) Experimental
* Brito JA, Stanley J, Cetintas R, Powers T, Inserra R, McAvoy G, Crow B, Dickson D (2004 a) Meloidogyne mayaguensis a new plant nematode species, poses threat for vegetable production in Florida. 2004 Annual international research conference on methyl bromide alternatives and emissions reductions. Conference proceedings. On-line available at www.mbao.org.
Ficus carica (FIUCA) Experimental
* Freitas VM, Correa VR, Carneiro MDG, Silva JG, Gomes CB, Mattos JK, Somavilla L & Carneiro RMDG (2014) Host status of fruit plants to Meloidogyne enterolobii. Journal of Nematology 46(2), 165. (abstract)
------- greenhouse stud

* Freitas VM, Silva JGP, Gomes CB, Castro JMC, Correa VR (2017) Host status of selected cultivated fruit crops to Meloidogyne enterolobii. European Journal of Plant Pathology 148, 307-319.
------- greehouse study
Lactuca sativa (LACSA) Experimental
* Correia ECSS, Silva N, Costa MGS, Wilcken SRS (2015) Reproduction of Meloidogyne enterolobii in lettuce cultivars of the American group. Horticultura Brasileira 33(2): 147-150. DOI - http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0102-053620150000200002
------- confirmed host, inoculation study.
Liriope muscari (LRIMU) Experimental
* Levin R, Brito JA, Crow WT, Schoellhorn RK (2005) Host status of several perennial ornamental plants to four root-knot nematode species in growth room and greenhouse experiments (abstract). Journal of Nematology 37, 379. https://journals.flvc.org/jon/article/view/67587/65255
Manihot esculenta (MANES) Experimental
* Rosa JMO, Oliveira SA, Jordao AL, Siveiro A, Oliveira CMG (2014) Nematodes fitoparasitas associados a mandioca na Amazonia brasileira (Plant-parasitic nematodes on cassava in the Brazilian Amazon. Acta Amazonica 44(2), 271-278.   
------ not clear in this paper if indeed the nematodes were found inside of the cassava roots

* Ferreira DS (2019) Reação de acessos de Manihot spp. ao nematoide das galhas (Meloidogyne spp.) (Reaction of accessions of Manihot spp. to root-knot nematodes (Meloidogyne spp.)) Dissertacao de Mestrado em Fitopatologia. Universidade de Brasilia, DF, Brasil. 57p.
Melaleuca citrina (CLXCI) Experimental
* Brito JA, Kaur R, Cetintas R, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Powers TO, Dickson DW (2010) Meloidoygne spp. infecting ornamental plants in Florida. Nematropica 40, 87-103

* Brito JA, Stanley J, Cetintas R, Powers T, Inserra R, McAvoy G, Crow B, Dickson D (2004 a) Meloidogyne mayaguensis a new plant nematode species, poses threat for vegetable production in Florida. 2004 Annual international research conference on methyl bromide alternatives and emissions reductions. Conference proceedings. On-line available at www.mbao.org.  
------- as Callistemon citrinus
Musa acuminata (MUBAC) Experimental
* Levin R, Brito JA, Crow WT, Schoellhorn RK (2005) Host status of several perennial ornamental plants to four root-knot nematode species in growth room and greenhouse experiments (abstract). Journal of Nematology 37, 379. https://journals.flvc.org/jon/article/view/67587/65255
------- only litterature report for this host.
Petroselinum crispum (PARCR) Experimental
* Rodriguez MG, Sanchez L, Rowe J (2003) Host status of agriculturally important plant families to the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Cuba. Nematropica, 33(2), 125-130
------- greenhouse study
Petunia x hybrida (PEUHY) Experimental
* Mendes ML, Dickson DW, Schoellhorn R, Cetintas R, Brito JA (2007) Host status of petunia cultivars to root-knot nematodes. Nematologia Mediterranea 35(1), 91-94.
------- greenhouse study.
Phaseolus lunatus (PHSLU) Experimental
* Bitencourt NV, Silva GS (2010) Reacao de genotpicos de fava a Meloidogyne incognita e M. enterolobii (Reaction of lima bean to Meloidogyne incognita and M. enterolobii). Nematologia Brasileira 34, 184-186.
Psidium guajava (PSIGU) Experimental
* Carneiro RMDG, Moreira WA, Almeida MRA, Gomes ACMM (2001) [First record of Meloidogyne mayaguensis on guava in Brazil]. Nematologia Brasileira 25(2), 223-228.

* Brito JA, Stanley J, Cetintas R, Powers T, Inserra R, McAvoy G, Crow B, Dickson D (2004) Meloidogyne mayaguensis a new plant nematode species, poses threat for vegetable production in Florida. Annual international research conference on methyl bromide alternatives and emissions reductions. Conference proceedings. On-line available at www.mbao.org.
Psidium guineense (PSIGN) Experimental
* Maranhao SRVL, Moura RM de, Pedrosa EMR (2003) Reaction of Psidium guineense genotypes to Meloidogyne incognita race 1, M. javanica and M. mayaguensis. Nematologia Brasileira, 27(2), 173-178.
Solanum tuberosum (SOLTU) Experimental
* Onkendi EM, Moleleki LN (2013) Detection of Meloidogyne enterolobii in potatoes in South Africa and phylogenetic analysis based on intergenic region and the mitochondrial DNA sequences. European Journal of Plant Pathology 136(1), 1-5.
------- confirmed host

* Lima-Medina I, Bellé C, Casa-Coila VH, da S. Pereira A, Gomes BD (2016) Reaction of potato cultivars to root-knot nematodes. Nematropica 46, 188-196.

* Rodriguez MG, Sanchez L, Rowe J (2003) Host status of agriculturally important plant families to the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Cuba. Nematropica, 33(2), 125-130
------- greenhouse study
Syagrus romanzoffiana (AQSRO) Experimental
* Levin R (2005) Reproduction and identification of root-knot nematodes on perennial ornamental plants in Florida. A thesis presented to the Graduate School of the University of Florida. On-line available at http://purl.fcla.edu/fcla/etd/UFE0010528
Vachellia seyal (ACASY) Experimental
* Duponnois R, Mateille T, Ba A (1997) Potential effect of Sahelian nematophagous fungi against Meloidogyne mayaguensis on tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L. var. Paraguay x Claro). Annales du Tabac Section 2, 29: 61-70. 
------- artificial host
Vicia sativa (VICSA) Experimental
* Cetintas R, Kaur R, Brito JA, Mendes ML, Nyczepir AP & Dickson DW (2007) Pathogenicity and reproductive potential of Meloidogyne mayaguensis and M. floridensis compared with three common Meloidogyne spp. Nematropica 37(1), 21–31.
-------- microplot study.
Vigna unguiculata (VIGSI) Experimental
* Guimaraes LMP, Moura RM de, Pedrosa EMR (2003) Meloidogyne mayaguensis parasitism on different plant species. Nematologia Brasileira, 27(2), 139-145.
------- greenhouse study
Vitis sp. (VITSS) Experimental
* Freitas VM, Correa VR, Carneiro MDG, Silva JG, Gomes CB, Mattos JK, Somavilla L & Carneiro RMDG (2014) Host status of fruit plants to Meloidogyne enterolobii. Journal of Nematology 46(2), 165. (abstract)
------- greenhouse stud

* Freitas VM, Silva JGP, Gomes CB, Castro JMC, Correa VR (2017) Host status of selected cultivated fruit crops to Meloidogyne enterolobii. European Journal of Plant Pathology 148, 307-319.
------- greehouse study