Mediterranean Cereal Cyst Nematode
Heterodera latipons

Mediterranean Cereal Cyst Nematode (Heterodera latipons ) is a nematode pest.

Heterodera latipons is a significant plant parasitic nematode pest of cereal crops, such as barley wheat, and to a lesser extent, oats and rye This nematode occurs primarily in the Mediterranean. Heterodera latipons is not known to occur in the US.

This nematode pest has been identified by USDA-APHIS as a serious threat to US Agriculture and Natural Resources, and surveys have been planned for multiple states.

Survey Maps Planned Surveys
Planned Surveys for Heterodera latipons
Not all counties are required to report.