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Potato cyst nematodes originated in South America and were brought to Europe relatively recently where they have become an important pest of potato crops.

Annual and perennial plants can be affected by plant parasitic nematodes.

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Plant parasitic nematodes can be attracted to host root systems by exudates released from the roots as the plant grows.

Cyst nematodes can be more difficult to control than free living nematodes.