Cucumis melo seed

Scientific Name
Cucumis melo seed (Grains / Seeds)

China (CN)

China (CN)

Cucumis melo seed

Grains / Seeds - Sowing No
NPPO details:
General Administration of Quality, Supervision, Inspection & Quarantine (AQSIQ) Peoples Republic of China
Relevant web addresses:

Export Criteria

Criteria Criteria Required?
Import Permit Yes
Phytosanitary Certificate Yes
Additional Declaration/Endorsement Yes
Protocol Market  

General Requirements

Original and official translation of the Import permit must be presented to the Department of Agriculture Authorised Officer at the time of making appointment.

Consignments are to be free from pests, soil, weed seeds and extraneous material.

Exporter to provide evidence attesting to the endorsement and to present to the Department of Agriculture Authorised Officerat time of inspection


Additional Declaration/Endorsements

Option 1 (EXDOC Endorsement No 1094)
1) American serpentine leaf miner (Liriomyza trifolii) is known not to occur in Australia,
2) A representative sample was found free through laboratory testing of Bacterial blotch in melons (Acidovorax avenae subsp citrulli), Bacterial wilt of dahlia (Erwinia chrysanthemi), Melon fusarium wilt (Fusarium oxysporum f spp melonis), Cucumber black rot (Mycosphaerella melonis), Broomrape (Orobanche spp), Blast of oil palm (Pythium splendens), Burrowing nematode (Radopholus similis) and Tobacco ringspot virus,
3) A representative sample was inspected and found free of Cucmber fruit fly (Bactrocera cucumis), Pacific fruit fly (Bactrocera xanthodes), Australian dodder (Cuscuta australis) and Western flower thrip (Frankliniella occidentalis).


NPPO import permit dated 21 February 2011

Initial Uploaded: 29/07/2014
Reviewed Uploaded: 29/07/2014