EPPO Global Database

Buxus sempervirens(BUXSE)

Pests

Organism Type
Aleurocanthus woglumi (ALECWO) Host
* Shaw JG (1950) Hosts of the citrus blackfly in Mexico. United States Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. E-793, 3 pp.
Ceroplastes ceriferus (as Buxus) (CERPCE) Host
Gnomoniopsis smithogilvyi (GNMPCA) Host
* Simsek SA, Katircioglu YZ, Cakar D, Rigling D, Maden S (2019) Impact of fungal diseases on common box (Buxus sempervirens L.) vegetation in Turkey. European Journal of Plant Pathology 153(4), 1203-1220.
------- In Artvin region (Turkey).
Orgyia leucostigma (HEMELE) Host
* Heppner JB (2003) Lepidoptera of Florida. Part 1. Introduction and catalog. Volume 17 of Arthropods of Florida and neighboring land areas. Division of Plant Industry. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Gainesville, Florida. 670 pp
Orgyia leucostigma (as Buxus) (HEMELE) Host
Xylosandrus compactus (XYLSCO) Host
Calonectria pseudonaviculata (CYLDBU) Major host
* Shishkoff N, Daughtrey M, Aker S, Olsen RT (2015) Evaluating boxwood susceptibility to Calonectria pseudonaviculata using cuttings from the National Boxwood Collection. Plant Health Progress 16:11-15.
------- confirmed host. 
Cydalima perspectalis (DPHNPE) Major host
Rotylenchus buxophilus (HELYBU) Major host