Reported median body size for this species (Length mm; width micrometers; weight micrograms) - Click:
in California Nematode Pest Rating System.
The following are listed as hosts in various literature sources:
Causes leaf galls and distortion, reduces photosynthetic efficiency and plant vigor; renders infected plants less competitive as weeds (Dan Pantone
investigated this nematode as a potential biocontrol agent).
Chizhov, V.N. & Subbotin, S.A. 1985. [Revision of the nematode from the
subfamily Anguininae (Nematoda, Tylenchida) on the basis of their biological
characteristics]. Zoologichesky Zhurnal 64: 1476- 1486 (in Russian).
Cid del Prado Vera, I., Chizhov, V.N., Subbotin, S.A. 2018. Molecular
characterisation of gall-forming nematodes, MesoMesoanguina amsinckiae and
Mesoanguina danthoniae (Anguinidae: Tylenchida) from California, USA .
Russian Journal of Nematology 26:109-113.