EPPO Global Database

Baccharis halimifolia(BACHA)

Pests

Organism Type
Ceroplastes stellifer (as Baccharis) (VINSST) Host
Euwallacea kuroshio (as Baccharis) (EUWAKU) Host
* 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
Nemorimyza maculosa (AMAZMA) Host
* Hudson EE and Stiling P (1997) Exploitative competition strongly affects the herbivorous insect community on Baccharis halimifolia. Oikos, 79, 521-528. doi:10.2307/3546896 
Phenacoccus peruvianus (as Baccharis) (PHENPR) Host
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.

* Palmer WA (1987) The phytophagous insect fauna associated with Baccharis halimifolia L. and B. neglecta Britton in Texas, Louisiana, and northern Mexico. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 89, 185-199.

* 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