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Aphelenchoides besseyi(APLOBE)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: APLOBE
  • Preferred name: Aphelenchoides besseyi
  • Authority: Christie

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Aphelenchoides oryzae Yokoo
Asteroaphelenchoides besseyi (Christie) Drozdovski

Common names
Name Language
rice leaf nematode English
rice white-tip nematode English
strawberry crimp disease nematode English
white-tip nematode English
nématode du bout blanc du riz French
nématode foliaire du riz French
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Nematoda ( 1NEMAP )
Class Chromadorea ( 1CHROC )
Order Rhabditida ( 1RHABO )
Family Aphelenchoididae ( 1APLOF )
Genus Aphelenchoides ( 1APLOG )
Species Aphelenchoides besseyi ( APLOBE )