EPPO Global Database

Allium cepa(ALLCE)

Pests

Organism Type
'Candidatus Phytoplasma phoenicium' (PHYPPH) Doubtful host
* Goel S, Priya M, Thorat V, Yadav A, Rao GP (2017) Identification and characterization of 16SrIX and 16SrXI groups of phytoplasmas associated with leaf yellows and declining diseases of garlic and onion in India. Indian Phytopathology 70, 368-372.
------- related strain
Spongospora subterranea (SPONSU) Experimental
* Simango K, Slabbert CP, van der Waals JE (2020) Alternative hosts of Spongospora subterranea f. sp. subterranea in southern Africa. Eur J Plant Pathol 157(6), 421–424. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10658-020-01993-z
Acrolepiopsis assectella (as Allium) (ACROAS) Host
Aphelenchoides fragariae (APLOFR) Host
Botryotinia squamosa (SCLESQ) Host
Botryotinia squamosa (as Allium) (SCLESQ) Host
Ciborinia allii (as Allium) (BOTRBY) Host
Delia antiqua (as Allium) (HYLEAN) Host
Delia hirticrura (as Allium) (DELIHI) Host
Delia platura (as Allium) (HYLEPL) Host
Dyspessa ulula (as Allium) (DYSPUL) Host
Erwinia chrysanthemi (ERWICH) Host
Erwinia rhapontici (ERWIRH) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.

* Tsuji M, Nagasaka A, Kadota I (2019) Causal agent of bacterial rot of onion (Allium cepa) bulbs in the Tohoku region of Japan. Japanese Journal of Phytopathology 85(3), 205-210.
Frankliniella occidentalis (FRANOC) Host
Helicoverpa armigera (HELIAR) Host
* Cunningham JP, Zalucki MP (2014) Understanding heliothine (Lepidoptera: Heliothinae) pests: what is a host plant? Journal of Economic Entomology 107, 881–896.
Impatiens necrotic spot virus (INSV00) Host
* Mansouri F, Krahulec F, Duchoslav M, Ryšánek P (2021) Newly identified host range of viruses infecting species of the genus Allium and their distribution in six habitats in the Czech Republic. Plant Pathology 70(6), 1496-1507.
------- Confirmed host. 
Lasiodiplodia theobromae (as Allium) (PHYORH) Host
Leek yellow stripe virus (LYSV00) Host
* Mansouri F, Krahulec F, Duchoslav M, Ryšánek P. Newly identified host range of viruses infecting species of the genus Allium and their distribution in six habitats in the Czech Republic. Plant Pathology 70(6), 1496-1507.
------- confirmed host. 
Liriomyza huidobrensis (LIRIHU) Host
* Foba CN, Salifu D, Lagat ZO, Gitonga LM, Akutse KS, Fiaboe KKM (2015) Species composition, distribution, and seasonal abundance of Liriomyza leafminers (Ciptera: Agromyzidae) under different vegetable production systems and agroecological zones in Kenya. Environmental Entomology 44(2), 223-232.
------- confirmed host. Reared from infested leaves collected in the field

* Rauf A, Shepard BM, Johnson MW (2000) Leafminers in vegetables, ornamental plants and weeds in Indonesia: Surveys of host crops, species composition and parasitoids. International Journal of Pest Management 46, 257-266.
------- confirmed host. Reared from infested leaves collected in the field

* Spencer KA (1973) Agromyzidae (Diptera) of economic importance. Series Entomologica Volume 9. Dr. W. Junk B.V. The Hague, The Netherlands. 418 pp.
Liriomyza trifolii (LIRITR) Host
* Spencer KA (1973) Agromyzidae (Diptera) of economic importance. Series Entomologica Volume 9. Dr. W. Junk B.V. The Hague, The Netherlands. 418 pp.
Meloidogyne chitwoodi (MELGCH) Host
* O’Bannon JH, Santo GS, Nyczepir AP (1982) Host range of the Columbia root-knot nematode. Plant Disease 66, 1045-1048.
Meloidogyne exigua (MELGEX) Host
Meloidogyne graminicola (MELGGC) Host
* Rusinque L, Maleita C, Abrantes I, Palomares-Rius JE, Inácio ML (2021) Meloidogyne graminicola - A threat to rice production: review update on distribution, biology, identification, and management. Biology 10, 1163. https://doi.org/10.3390/biology10111163
Meloidogyne luci (MELGLC) Host
* Sen F, Aydinli (2021) Host status of cultivated crops to Meloidogyne luci. European Journal of Plant Pathology 161(3), 607-618.
------- In experiments, cv. Bt Depocu was found to be a poor host.
Meloidogyne naasi (MELGNA) Host
Naupactus leucoloma (GRAGLE) Host
* Lanteri AA, Marvaldi AE, Suárez SM (2002) Gorgojos de la Argentina y sus plantas huéspedes. Tomo I: Apionidae y Curculionidae. Publicación Especial de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina 1, 98 pp.
Onion yellow dwarf virus (OYDV00) Host
* Manglli A, Tomassoli L, Tiberini A, Agosteo GE, Fontana A, Pappu HR, Albanese G (2020) A survey on the infection of Onion yellow dwarf virus and Iris yellow spot tospovirus in seed and bulb productions systems of onion in Calabria, Italy. European Journal of Plant Pathology 156, 767–778 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10658-019-01927-4

* Mansouri F, Krahulec F, Duchoslav M, Ryšánek P. Newly identified host range of viruses infecting species of the genus Allium and their distribution in six habitats in the Czech Republic. Plant Pathology 70(6), 1496-1507.
------- confirmed host. 
Onion yellow dwarf virus (as Allium) (OYDV00) Host
* Mansouri F, Krahulec F, Duchoslav M, Ryšánek P. Newly identified host range of viruses infecting species of the genus Allium and their distribution in six habitats in the Czech Republic. Plant Pathology 70(6), 1496-1507.
Pantoea ananatis (ERWIAN) Host
* Carr EA, Bonasera JM, Zaid AM, Lorbeer JW, Beer SV (2010) First report of bulb disease of onion caused by Pantoea ananatis in New York. Plant Disease 94, 916. 

* De Armas S, Galván GA, Lapaz MI, González-Barrios P, Vicente E, Pianzzola MJ, Siri MI (2022) Phylogeny and identification of Pantoea species associated with bulb rot and bacterial leaf blight of onion crops in Uruguay. Plant Disease 106(4), 1216-1225.
Phaedon brassicae (PHAEBR) Host
Phlyctinus callosus (PHLYCA) Host
* PPIN (2020); Plant Pest Information Network Database. https://www.mpi.govt.nz/news-and-resources/resources/registers-and-lists/plant-pest-information-network/
------- larvae and adults.
Phytomyza gymnostoma (NAPOGY) Host
* Nault BA, Sandhi RK, Harding RS, Grundberg EA, Rusinek T (2022) Optimizing Spinosyn Insecticide Applications for Allium Leafminer (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Management in Allium Crops. Journal of Economic Entomology 115(2), 618-623.
Prodiplosis longifila (PRDILO) Host
* Dhileepan K, Neser S, Rumiz D, Raman A, Sharma A (2017) Host associations of gall-inducing Prodiplosis longifila (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) from Bolivia: Implications for its use as a biological control agent for Jatropha gossypiifolia (Euphorbiaceae). Florida Entomologist, 100(4), 777-786.

* Diaz-Silva F (2011) [Agroecological aspects for the integrated management of Prodiplosis longifila Gagné in the irrigation of Chavimochic]. Escuela de Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad de Trujillo, Trujillo, PERU (in Spanish).
Puccinia allii (PUCCAL) Host
Puccinia allii (as Allium) (PUCCAL) Host
Scirtothrips dorsalis (SCITDO) Host
Spodoptera frugiperda (LAPHFR) Host
* Cokola MC, Ndjadi SS, Bisimwa EB, Ahoton LE, Francis F (2021) First report of Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) on onion (Allium cepa L.) in South Kivu, Eastern DR Congo. Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 65(1), e20200083. https://doi.org/10.1590/1806-9665-rbent-2020-0083

* 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.
Spodoptera littoralis (SPODLI) Host
* Prasad J, Bhattacharya AK (1975) Growth and development of Spodoptera littoralis (Boisd.) (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) on several plants. Zeitschrift für Angewandte Entomologie 79, 34-48.
Spodoptera ornithogalli (PRODOR) Host
* Brito R, Specht A, Gonçalves GL, Moreira GRP, Carneiro E, Santos FL, Roque-Specht VF, Mielke OHH, Casagrande MM (2019) Spodoptera marima: a new synonym of Spodoptera ornithogalli (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), with notes on adult morphology, host plant use and genetic variation along its geographic range. Neotropical Entomology 48(3), 433-448.

* Capinera JL (2017) Yellowstriped Armyworm, Spodoptera ornithogalli (Guenée) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida /IFAS Extension, EENY216, 4p. https://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/pdffiles/IN/IN37300.pdf

* Coto D, Saunders JL, Vargas-S CL, King ABS (1995) Plagas invertebradas de cultivos tropicales con énfasis em América Central-Um invetário. Turrialba, CATIE, 200 pp.

* Crumb SE (1929) Tobacco cutworms. USDA Technical Bulletin 88, p 179.

* Heppner JB (2007) Lepidoptera of Florida. Part 1. Introduction and catalog. Gainesville, Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, p 670.

* Poveda BD, Schwitzer DA (1964) Estudio biológico del Prodenia ornithogalli Guen. y del Prodenia sunia (Guen.) en três hospedeiros. Acta Agronômica 14(1), 71-101.

* Robinson GS, Ackery PR, Kitching IJ, Beccaloni GW, Hernández LM (2010) HOSTS - A Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants. Natural History Museum, London. http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosts

* Tietz HM (1972) An index to the described life histories, early stages and hosts of the Macrolepidoptera of the continental United States and Canada, 536 pp.
Spodoptera praefica (PRODPR) Host
* Robinson GS, Ackery PR, Kitching IJ, Beccaloni GW & Hernández LM (2010) HOSTS - A database of the World's lepidopteran hostplants. Natural History Museum, London. http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosts
Stromatinia cepivora (as Allium) (SCLOCE) Host
Thrips palmi (THRIPL) Host
* Duran IC, Mesa NC, Estrada EI (1999) [Life cyle of Thrips palmi (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) and host plant registered in the Cauca Valley]. Revista Colombiana de Entomologia 25(3/4), 109-120 (in Spanish).

* Elizondo AI, Murguido CA, Pérez I, Piedra F, Peña E, Martínez M, Martell M, de los Ángeles Fernández M, Sariol H, Rodríguez S, Jiménez R, Granda G, Palacios F (2003) Thrips palmi Karny en la agricultura cubana. Fitosanidad 7(2), 1-9.

* Seal DR (2004) Management of melon thrips, Thrips palmi Karny (Thysanoptera: Thripidae): an integrated approach using chemical, cultural, and biological agents. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 117, 63-68.
Tobacco streak virus (TSV000) Host
Tomato black ring virus (as Allium) (TBRV00) Host
Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV00) Host
* Parrella G, Gognalons P, Gebre-Selassie K, Vovlas C, Marchoux G (2003) An update of the host range of tomato spotted wilt virus. Journal of Plant Pathology 85(4), 227-264.
------- Confirmed host.
Urocystis magica (as Allium) (UROCCE) Host
Ustilago allii (as Allium) (USTIAL) Host
Xanthomonas euvesicatoria pv. allii (as Allium) (XANTAA) Host
Acrolepiopsis assectella (ACROAS) Major host
Aphelenchoides besseyi (APLOBE) Major host
* Bridge J, Plowright RA, Peng D (2005) Nematode parasites of rice. In: Plant parasitic nematodes in subtropical and tropical agriculture (eds Luc M, Sikora RA, Bridge J), pp. 87-130.
Bactericera tremblayi (TRIZTE) Major host
Brachycerus albidentatus (BRCCAB) Major host
Caliothrips indicus (CALHIN) Major host
Ciborinia allii (BOTRBY) Major host
Delia antiqua (HYLEAN) Major host
Ditylenchus dipsaci (DITYDI) Major host
* Yavuzaslanoglu E, Ates Sonmezoglu O, Genc N, Akar Z, Terzi B (2018) Molecular characterization of Ditylenchus dipsaci on onion in Turkey. European Journal of Plant Pathology 151(1), 195-200.
Iris yellow spot virus (IYSV00) Major host
* Gent DH, Mohan SK, du Toit LJ, Pappu HR, Fichtner SF, Schwartz HF (2006) Iris Yellow Spot Virus: an emerging threat to onion bulb and seed production. Plant Disease 90, 1468–1480. 

* Mansouri F, Krahulec F, Duchoslav M, Ryšánek P (2021) Newly identified host range of viruses infecting species of the genus Allium and their distribution in six habitats in the Czech Republic. Plant Pathology 70(6), 1496-1507.
------- Confirmed host. 

* Pozzer L, Bezerra IC, Kormelink R, Prins M, Peters D, de Resende RO, de Avila AC (1999) Characterization of a tospovirus isolate of Iris yellow spot virus associated with a disease in onion fields, in Brasil. Plant Disease 83(4), 345-350.
Neotoxoptera formosana (NEOTFO) Major host
Stromatinia cepivora (SCLOCE) Major host
Urocystis magica (UROCCE) Major host
Xanthomonas euvesicatoria pv. allii (XANTAA) Major host