EPPO Global Database

Begonia semperflorens hybrids(BEGSH)

Pests

Organism Type
Aleurodicus dugesii (as Begonia) (ALEDDU) Host
Groundnut ringspot virus (as Begonia) (GRSV00) Host
* EPPO Reporting Service (2015/113) : detected in May 2015 in a commercial crop of potted Begonia spp. plants in Rovaniemi (Northern Finland).
Heteronychus arator (as Begonia) (HETRAR) Host
Rotylenchus buxophilus (as Begonia) (HELYBU) Host
Spodoptera ornithogalli (as Begonia) (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.

* Heppner JB (2007) Lepidoptera of Florida. Part 1. Introduction and catalog. Gainesville, Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, p 670.
Tobacco ringspot virus (TRSV00) Host
* Lockhart BE, Betzold JA (1979) Begonia yellow spot: a disease caused by  tobacco ring spot virus Plant Disease Reporter 63(12), 1046.
Zucchini yellow mosaic virus (ZYMV00) Host
Impatiens necrotic spot virus (INSV00) Major host
* Werkman AW, Verhoeven JThJ, Roenhorst JW (undated) Plant species found infected by Tomato spotted wilt virus and Impatiens necrotic spot virus at the Dutch Plant Protection Service since 1989. https://edepot.wur.nl/341977 (last accessed 2022-05),
------- As Begonia semperflorens,
Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV00) Major 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. As Begonia semperflorens-cultorum.