EPPO Global Database

Asparagus officinalis(ASPOF)

Pests

Organism Type
Naupactus xanthographus (as Asparagus) (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.
Scirtothrips aurantii (as Asparagus) (SCITAU) Incidental
Strawberry latent ringspot virus (SLRSV0) Incidental
Prodiplosis longifila (PRDILO) Major
Meloidogyne ethiopica (MELGET) Minor
Meloidogyne fallax (MELGFA) Minor
* Goossens JJM (1995) Host range test of Meloidogyne n.sp. In: Annual Report 1994 Diagnostic Centre, pp. 95-97. Plant Protection Service, Wageningen (NL).
Elasmopalpus lignosellus (ELASLI) Unclassified
* INTERNET
- La suerte del esparrago depende del manejo integrado. Edagricola (2019-10). http://www.redagricola.com/pe/la-suerte-del-esparrago-depende-del-manejo-integrado/
- Plagas del espárrago en el Perú. http://plagasesparrago.galeon.com/album1989996.html
Helicoverpa armigera (HELIAR) Unclassified
* Kay IR, Hardy AT (1999) Asparagus: a new host record for Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Australian Entomologist  26(1), 29-31.

* Jha RK, Tuan S-J, Chi H, Tang L-C (2014) Life table and consumption capacity of corn earworm, Helicoverpa armigera, fed asparagus,
Asparagus officinalis. Journal of Insect Science 14, 34. 
------- Laboratory studies.
Phytophthora cryptogea (PHYTCR) Unclassified
Platynota stultana (PLAAST) Unclassified
Popillia japonica (POPIJA) Unclassified
* Fleming WE (1972) Biology of the Japanese beetle. Technical Bulletin, Agricultural Research Service, USDA no 1449, 129 pp.
Popillia japonica (as Asparagus) (POPIJA) Unclassified
* INTERNET
Regione Piemonte. Servizio fitosanitario. Lotte obbligatorie - Coleottero scarabeide del Giappone (Popillia japonica Newman). Popillia danni e difesa. https://www.regione.piemonte.it/web/sites/default/files/media/documenti/2019-06/popillia_danni_difesa.pdf
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.