Meloidogyne exigua

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Meloidogyne exigua female with attached egg sac and gelatinous matrix (click on image to enlarge it)
Author(s): Jonathan D. Eisenback, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Source: IPM Images

Meloidogyne exigua Goeldi, 1887 - (coffee root-knot nematode)

Meloidogyne exigua infested coffee roots (click on image to enlarge it)
Author(s): Roger Lopez-Chaves, Universidad de Costa Rica
Source: IPM Images

The nematode is a destructive pest of coffee in Central and South America and also attacks other crops. Yield losses can approach 50%.

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