EPPO Global Database

Acacia mearnsii(ACAMR)

Pests

Organism Type
Aonidiella citrina (as Acacia) (AONDCI) Incidental
Cacoecimorpha pronubana (as Acacia) (TORTPR) Incidental
Comstockaspis perniciosa (as Acacia) (QUADPE) Incidental
Naupactus xanthographus (as Acacia) (NAUPXA) Incidental
* Lanteri AA, Marvaldi AE, Suarez SM (2002) Gorgojos de la Argentina y sus plantas huespedes, Tomo I: Apionidae y Curculionidae. Publicacion Especial de la Sociedad Entomologica Agrentina.
------- reported as host but evidence is lacking that they can support completion of ful life cycle.
Oligonychus perseae (as Acacia) (OLIGPA) Incidental
Phytophthora frigida (PHYTFG) Major
Xylosandrus crassiusculus (as Acacia) (XYLBCR) Major
Euwallacea fornicatus sensu lato (XYLBFO) Minor
Homona coffearia (as Acacia) (HOMOCO) Minor
Anoplophora chinensis (as Acacia) (ANOLCN) Unclassified
* Sjöman H, Östberg J & Nilsson J (2014) Review of host trees for the wood-boring pests Anoplophora glabripennis and Anoplophora chinensis: an urban forest perspective. Arboriculture & Urban Forestry 40(3), 143–164.
Euwallacea fornicatus sensu stricto (as Acacia) (EUWAWH) Unclassified
* Smith SM, Gomez DF, Beaver RA, Hulcr J, Cognato AI (2019) Reassessment of the species in the Euwallacea fornicatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) complex after the rediscovery of the ‘lost’ type specimen. Insects 10, 261. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10090261
------- As host of PSHB (polyphagous shot hole borer).
Euwallacea perbrevis (as Acacia) (EUWAPE) Unclassified
* Smith SM, Gomez DF, Beaver RA, Hulcr J, Cognato AI (2019) Reassessment of the species in the Euwallacea fornicatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) complex after the rediscovery of the ‘lost’ type specimen. Insects 10, 261. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10090261
Lycorma delicatula (as Acacia) (LYCMDE) Unclassified
Megaplatypus mutatus (PLTPMU) Unclassified
* Santana DLQ, Santos AF (2001) [Occurrence of Platypus sulcatus on black-wattle (Acacia mearnsii)]. Boletim de Pesquisa Florestal 42, 153–158 (in Portuguese).
------- In Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil).
Megaplatypus mutatus (as Acacia) (PLTPMU) Unclassified
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Meloidogyne ethiopica (MELGET) Unclassified
Oemona hirta (as Acacia) (OEMOHI) Unclassified
Spodoptera frugiperda (LAPHFR) Unclassified
* Montezano DG, Specht A, Sosa-Gómez DR, Roque-Specht VF, Sousa-Silva JC, Paula-Moraes SV, Peterson JA, Hunt T (2018) Host plants of Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in the Americas. African Entomology 26, 286-300.
Thaumetopoea processionea (as Acacia) (THAUPR) Unclassified
* Stigter H, Geraedts WHJM, Spijkers HCP (1997) Thaumetopoea processionea in the Netherlands: Present status and management perspectives (Lepidoptera: Notodontidae). Proceedings of the Section Experimental and Applied Entomology of the Netherlands Entomological Society (N.E.V.) 3-16. 
------- Occasional larval feeding.
Uromycladium tepperianum (as Acacia) (URCLTE) Unclassified
Scirtothrips aurantii (as Acacia) (SCITAU) Wild/Weed
Scirtothrips dorsalis (as Acacia) (SCITDO) Wild/Weed