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Species Daucus carota
Crop Carrot
Pest Scientific Name Melodigyne spp.
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Type Nematode
Pest Classification Is seed a pathway in this crop? No
Main literature references 7-11, 7-94, 7-211, 7-212
Remarks Meloidogyne arenaria, M. chitwoodi, M. fallax, M. hapla, M. incognita and M. javanica have been reported as parasites of carrot. Root knot nematodes are soil borne. The PRA prepared by the Dutch Plant Protection Office on Meloidogyne minor clearly states that this genera of nematodes are not associated with seed. In addition, no references found indicating seed as a pathway for Meloidogyne spp. in carrot. <strong>Available information indicates there is no scientific basis for regulation of Meloidigyne spp. on carrot seed.</strong>
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Risk mitigation Can the pest be managed by seed treatment(s)?
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