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Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. melonis
(melon fusarium wilt)

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Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. melonis (melon fusarium wilt)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 28 March 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. melonis
  • Preferred Common Name
  • melon fusarium wilt
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Fungi
  •     Phylum: Ascomycota
  •       Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •         Class: Sordariomycetes

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F. oxysporum f.sp. melonis causing early death of canteloupe melon plants.
TitleField symptoms
CaptionF. oxysporum f.sp. melonis causing early death of canteloupe melon plants.
Copyright©J.M. Waller/CABI BioScience
F. oxysporum f.sp. melonis causing early death of canteloupe melon plants.
Field symptomsF. oxysporum f.sp. melonis causing early death of canteloupe melon plants.©J.M. Waller/CABI BioScience

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. melonis (Leach & Currence) Snyder & Hansen

Preferred Common Name

  • melon fusarium wilt

Other Scientific Names

  • Fusarium melonis

International Common Names

  • English: fusarium wilt of muskmelons; wilt of melon
  • Spanish: fusariosis del melon
  • French: fusariose vasculaire du melon

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Welke: Melone

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Fungi
  •         Phylum: Ascomycota
  •             Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •                 Class: Sordariomycetes
  •                     Subclass: Hypocreomycetidae
  •                         Order: Hypocreales
  •                             Family: Nectriaceae
  •                                 Genus: Fusarium
  •                                     Species: Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. melonis

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

IranUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
Japan
-HokkaidoUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts

North America

USAPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-CaliforniaPresentCAB Abstracts

Europe

ItalyPresent
SpainUnconfirmed record

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