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Host Range Studies of Meloidogyne hapla in Taiwan. J. S. Ruelo, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Plant Pathology, Asian Vegetable Research and Development Center, Shanhua, Tainan 741, Taiwan, Republic of China. Plant Dis. 65:500-501. Copyright 1981 American Phytopathological Society. DOI: 10.1094/PD-65-500.

Vegetables, grasses, and ornamental plants belonging to 17 families, 51 genera, 83 species, 40 cultivars, and 14 breeding lines were tested as hosts of Meloidogyne hapla. Fifty-four species and 39 cultivars or breeding lines from 15 families were susceptible; 15 species were resistant, and 29 were immune. Twenty-four plant species were previously unrecorded hosts of M. hapla.