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Meloidogyne chitwoodi(MELGCH)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: MELGCH
  • Preferred name: Meloidogyne chitwoodi
  • Authority: Golden, O'Bannon, Santo & Finley

Common names
Name Language
Columbia root-knot nematode English (US)
nématode cécidogène du Columbia French
Колумбийская галловая нематода Russian
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Nematoda ( 1NEMAP )
Class Chromadorea ( 1CHROC )
Order Rhabditida ( 1RHABO )
Family Meloidogynidae ( 1MELGF )
Genus Meloidogyne ( 1MELGG )
Species Meloidogyne chitwoodi ( MELGCH )