Nematodes

All prices include all costs and are noted per sample.

*see also guidelines for submitting samples

** during workdays, after submitting the sample as agreed

Organism: Free-living plant-parasitic nematodes (e.g. Pratylenchus, Meloidogyne juveniles, Heterodera/Globodera juveniles, Trichodorids,…)

Matrix*

Required amount of sample

Method of analysis

Normal duration of analysis**

Price (€/sample)

Soil

Substrate

Minimum 200 ml

Screening: extraction and identification to genus or species level by microscopic examination (quantification)

5 days 67,00
Soil

Substrate

Minimum 200 ml

PCR as confirmation of a positive screening result (on request)

15 days 1st to 5th sample: +102,00

6th and following: +55,00
Plants

(roots, stems, bulbs, tubers)

Minimum 10 g of symptomatic plant parts

Screening: extraction and identification to genus or species level by means of microscopic examination (quantification)

5 days 67,00
Plants

(roots, stems, bulbs, tubers)

Minimum 10 g of symptomatic plant parts

PCR as confirmation of a positive screening result (on request)

15 days 1st to 5th sample: +102,00

6th and following: +55,00
Seeds Minimum 200 seeds or 10 g seeds

Screening: extraction and identification to genus or species level by means of microscopic examination (quantification)

5 days 67,00
Seeds Minimum 200 seeds or 10 g seeds

PCR as confirmation of a positive screening result (on request)

15 days 1st to 5th sample: +102,00

6th and following: +55,00

Organism: Root knot nematodes (Meloidogyne spp.)

Matrix*

Required amount of sample

Method of analysis

Normal duration of analysis**

Price (€/sample)

Potato tubers Symptomless tubers: 200 tubers per 25 ton

Obvious symptoms: one or more tubers 

Screening: extraction and identification by means of microscopic examination

BELAC

10 days 67,00
Potato tubers Symptomless tubers: 200 tubers per 25 ton

Obvious symptoms: one or more tubers 

PCR as confirmation of a positive screening result

BELAC

15 days 1st to 5th sample: +102,00

6th and following: +55,00
Soil Minimum 200 ml

Screening: extraction and identification by means of microscopic examination

BELAC

10 days 67,00
Soil Minimum 200 ml

PCR as confirmation of a positive screening result

BELAC

15 days 1st to 5th sample: +102,00

6th and following: +55,00
Plant material  A minimum of 10 g root material, preferably with suspicious knots, taken from different root systems 

Screening: extraction and identification by means of microscopic examination

BELAC 

10 days 67,00
Plant material A minimum of 10 g root material, preferably with suspicious knots, taken from different root systems 

PCR as confirmation of a positive screening result 

BELAC

15 days  1st to 5th sample: +102,00

6th and following: +55,00 

Organism: Cysts (Globodera, Heterodera,..)

Matrix*

Required amount of sample

Method of analysis

Normal duration of analysis**

Price (€/sample)

Soil

Slurry

Water

Minimum 750 ml

Screening: extraction and detection by means of microscopic examination

5-10 days

46,00

Soil

Slurry

Water

Minimum 750 ml

Determination of number of cysts, content and viability by means of microscopic examination as continuation analysis on a positive sample

10 days

67,00

Soil

Slurry

Water

Minimum 750 ml

PCR as confirmation of a positive screening result

15 days 1st to 5th sample: +102,00

6th and following: +55,00
Soil

Slurry

Water

Minimum 750 ml Morphological species determination of cysts (max 5 cysts) 15 days +51,00

Organism: Viability of cysts

Matrix*

Required amount of sample

Method of analysis

Normal duration of analysis**

Price (€/sample)

Potato cysts 1 to 30 Determination of viability in a hatching test using potato root diffusate and microscopic examinaton 20 days 26,00
Cysts 1 to 30 Visual determination of viability 5 - 10 days 10,00

Organism: Stem nematodes (Ditylenchus spp.)

Matrix*

Required amount of sample

Method of analysis

Normal duration of analysis**

Price (€/sample)

Stem, bulb, tuber Minimum 10 g of symptomatic plant parts

Screening: extraction and identification to genus or species level by means of microscopic examination

5 days 67,00
Stem, bulb, tuber Minimum 10 g of symptomatic plant parts

Molecular test as confirmation of a positive screening result

10 days 1st to 5th sample: +102,00

6th and following: +55,00
Seeds Minimum 200 seeds or 10 g seeds

Screening: extraction and identification to genus or species level by means of microscopic examination

5 days 67,00
Seeds Minimum 200 seeds or 10 g seeds

Molecular test as confirmation of a positive screening result

10 days 1st to 5th sample: +102,00

6th and following: +55,00
Soil Minimum 1000 ml

Screening: extraction and identification to genus or species level by means of microscopic examination

5 days 67,00
Soil Minimum 1000 ml

Molecular test as confirmation of a positive screening result

10 days 1st to 5th sample: +102,00

6th and following: +55,00

Organism: Foliar nematodes (Aphelenchoides spp.)

Matrix*

Required amount of sample

Method of analysis

Normal duration of analysis**

Price (€/sample)

Plant (leaves) Minimum 10 g symptomatic material Screening: extraction and identification to genus or species level by means of microscopic examination 5 days 67,00
Seed Minimum 200 seeds or 10 g seeds Screening: extraction and identification to genus or species level by means of microscopic examination 5 days 67,00

Organism: Pine wilt nematode (Bursaphelenchus xylophilus)

Matrix*

Required amount of sample

Method of analysis

Normal duration of analysis**

Price (€/sample)

Wood,

bark

Minimum 50 g

Screening: extraction and identification to species level by means of microscopic examination

15 dagen 51,00
Wood,

bark

Minimum 50 g

PCR as confirmation of a positive screening result

5 dagen 1st to 5th sample: +102,00

6th and following: +55,00
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