EPPO Global Database

Ailanthus altissima(AILAL)

Pests

Organism Type
Lycorma delicatula (LYCMDE) Major
* Barringer LE, Donovall LR, Spichiger SE, Lynch D, Henry D (2015) The first New World record of Lycorma delicatula (Insecta: Hemiptera: Fulgoridae). Entomological News 125(1), 20-23.

* Liu H (2019) Oviposition Substrate Selection, Egg Mass Characteristics, Host Preference, and Life History of the Spotted Lanternfly (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae) in North America, Environmental Entomology, 48(6), 1452–1468, https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvz123
------- confirmed host.
Euwallacea fornicatus sensu lato (XYLBFO) Minor
Halyomorpha halys (HALYHA) Minor
Hyphantria cunea (HYPHCU) Minor
Neocosmospora euwallaceae (FUSAEW) Minor
Aleurocanthus spiniferus (ALECSN) Unclassified
* Bubici G, Prigigallo MI, Garganese F, Nugnes F, Jansen M, Porcelli F (2020) First report of Aleurocanthus spiniferus on Ailanthus altissima: profiling of the insect microbiome and microRNAs. Insects 11, 161. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects11030161
------- Confirmed host.
Erthesina fullo (ERTNFU) Unclassified
* Mi Q, Zhang J, Gould E, Chen J, Sun Z, Zhang F (2020) Biology, ecology, and management of Erthesina fullo (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae): A review. Insects 11, 346. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects11060346
Euwallacea fornicatus sensu stricto (as Ailanthus) (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).
Megaplatypus mutatus (PLTPMU) Unclassified
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Thrips setosus (THRISE) Wild/Weed