EPPO Global Database

Aleurocanthus spiniferus(ALECSN)


Categories have been assigned by the EPPO Secretariat on the basis of available data at the time of entry. They correspond to an evaluation of the biological importance of the host plant for the pest concerned, together with the economic importance of this plant for the EPPO region. These categories do not reflect the complexity of the associations that may exist between a host plant and a pest, nor result from exhaustive literature reviews. Further explanation of categories is available in the guide.
Organism Type
Citrus limon (CIDLI) Major
Citrus paradisi (CIDPA) Major
Citrus reticulata (CIDRE) Major
Citrus sinensis (CIDSI) Major
* Kapantaidaki DE, Antonatos S, Kontodimas D, Milonas P, Papachristos DP (2019) Presence of the invasive whitefly Aleurocanthus spiniferus (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Greece. Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 49(1), 127–131.
Citroncirus (1CJCG) Minor
Citrus (1CIDG) Minor
Diospyros kaki (DOSKA) Minor
Fortunella (1FOLG) Minor
Poncirus trifoliata (PMITR) Minor
Psidium guajava (PSIGU) Minor
Pyrus communis (PYUCO) Minor
Rosa (1ROSG) Minor
Vitis vinifera (VITVI) Minor
x Citrofortunella microcarpa (CJFMI) Minor