EPPO Global Database

Scutellonema bradys(SCUNBR)

Distribution details in Korea, Republic

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2007: Absent, invalid record
From CABI Disease map 818 (2000): Present, no details
S. bradys was reported in yam (Dioscorea batatas) fields of Geyonguk province in 1998 (Park et al.) but this was not supported with morphometric data or a description of the species. S. bradys was not found in 160 soild samples taken during a survey of major yam-producing regions of Geyongbuk province in 2006 (Park and Khan, 2007). Therefore, the earlier records is now considered invalid.
* Park SD, Khan Z, Kim SeJong, Kim KiJae, Min KiKun (1998) Occurrence and distribution of plant parasitic nematodes in yam (Dioscorea batatas) fields in Korea. International Journal of Nematology 8 (2), 141-144.

* Park SD, Khan Z (2007) Occurrence of Scutellonema unum (Nematoda: Hoplolaimidae) on yam (Dioscorea batatas Decne) in Korea. International Journal of Nematology 17(1), 91-93.