Peanut Root Knot Nematode

Causal Agent: Meloidogyne arenaria
Hosts: Peanut
Symptoms: The peanut root knot nematode is noted particularly for its production of galls on peanut pods. These galls also occur on peanut pegs and roots. When severe, the galls will impart a black, warty appearance to pods.
Control: Please contact your local county extension office for current information.
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