Pest Photo

Jonathan D. Eisenback, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University,

Needle nematode

Longidorus diadecturus

Needle nematode (Longidorus diadecturus) is a nematode pest of Peach Trees, Cucumber and Grape. It was first detected in Alaska in 2004.

This nematode vectors the peach rosette mosaic virus. .

For more information about this plant pest, see the CABI data sheet.