EPPO Global Database

Camellia sinensis(CAHSI)

Pests

Organism Type
Thaumatotibia leucotreta (ARGPLE) Doubtful host
* EPPO PRA for Thaumatotibia leucotreta. EPPO, Paris. Available at https://gd.eppo.int/taxon/ARGPLE/documents
------- listed by Bradley et al. (1979) as a host, but not supported by evidence Considered doubtful.

* Bradley JD, Tremewan WG, Smith A (1979) British Tortricoid Moths. Tortricidae: Olethreutinae. London, UK.
Adoxophyes orana (CAPURE) Host
Anoplophora chinensis (as Camellia) (ANOLCN) Host
* Sjöman H, Östberg J & Nilsson J (2014) Review of host trees for the wood-boring pests Anoplophora glabripennis and Anoplophora chinensis: an urban forest perspective. Arboriculture & Urban Forestry 40(3), 143–164.
Aonidiella citrina (AONDCI) Host
Aonidiella citrina (as Camellia) (AONDCI) Host
Brevipalpus papayensis (BRVPPA) Host
Brevipalpus yothersi (BRVPYO) Host
* Beard JJ, Ochoa R, Braswell WE, Bauchan GR (2015) Brevipalpus phoenicis (Geijskes) species complex (Acari: Tenuipalpidae) – a closer look. Zootaxa 3944(1), 67 pp. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.3944.1.1
Cephonodes hylas (CEPOHY) Host
Ceratothripoides brunneus (CRTZBR) Host
Ciborinia camelliae (as Camellia) (SCLECA) Host
Cnestus mutilatus (as Camellia) (XYLSMU) Host
* Oliver J, Youssef N, Basham J, Bray A, Copley K, Hale F, Klingeman W, Halcomb M, Haun W (2012) Camphor Shot Borer: a new nursery and landscape pest in Tennessee ANR-ENT-01-2012. Tennessee State University
Coccus viridis (COCCVI) Host
Colletotrichum acutatum (as Camellia) (COLLAC) Host
Colletotrichum fructicola (COLLFC) Host
* Weir BS, Johnston PR, Damm U (2012) The Colletotrichum gloeosporioides species complex. Studies in Mycology, 73, 115-180.
Dematophora bunodes (ROSLBU) Host
Euwallacea fornicatior (EUWAFO) 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
Euwallacea fornicatus sensu lato (XYLBFO) Host
* Beaver RA, Liu LY (2010) An annotated synopsis of Taiwanese bark and ambrosia beetles, with new synonymy, new combinations and new records (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae). Zootaxa 2602, 1-47.
------- As Camellia thea.

* Li Y, Gu X, Kasson MT, Bateman CC, Guo J, Huang YT, Li Q, Rabaglia RJ, Hulcr J (2016) Distribution, host records, and symbiotic fungi of Euwallacea fornicatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) in China. Florida Entomologist 99(4), 801-804.
Euwallacea perbrevis (EUWAPE) 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
------- Recorded as a host of 'Euwallacea sp. #4'.
Helopeltis bergrothi (HELOBE) Host
Heterobostrychus aequalis (HETBAE) Host
Lopholeucaspis japonica (as Camellia) (LOPLJA) Host
Lycorma delicatula (LYCMDE) Host
* Barringer L, Ciafré CM (2020) Worldwide feeding host plants of spotted lanternfly, with significant additions from North America. Environmental Entomology 49(5), 999–1011.
Orgyia leucostigma (as Camellia) (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
Parabemisia myricae (PRABMY) Host
Phytophthora ramorum (as Camellia) (PHYTRA) Host
* Cave GL, Randall-Schadel B & Redlin SC (2008) Risk analysis for Phytophthora ramorum Werres, de Cock & Man in’t Veld, causal agent of sudden oak death, ramorum leaf blight, and ramorum dieback. US Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Raleigh, NC. 

* USDA (2010) Phytophthora ramorum Werres, de Cock & Man in’t Veld. Pest Risk Assessment for Oregon.  https://static1.squarespace.com/static/58740d57579fb3b4fa5ce66f/t/599dec4b2994ca3914cdde86/1503521868110/Pram_PRA_OR_11192010.pdf
Ricania speculum (RICASC) Host
Ripersiella hibisci (RHIOHI) Host
Rotylenchus buxophilus (HELYBU) Host
Spodoptera litura (PRODLI) Host
Tiracola plagiata (TIRAPL) Host
Diaporthe theae (PHOPTH) Major host
Exobasidium reticulatum (EXOBRE) Major host
Exobasidium vexans (EXOBVE) Major host
Helopeltis antonii (HELOAN) Major host
Helopeltis bradyi (HELOBR) Major host
Helopeltis theivora (HELOTH) Major host
Homona coffearia (HOMOCO) Major host
Icerya aegyptiaca (ICERAE) Major host
Oligonychus coffeae (OLIGCO) Major host
Scirtothrips dorsalis (SCITDO) Major host
* Kumar PS, Rachana RR (2021) Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) is a pest of celery, Apium graveolens (Apiales: Apiaceae): first report and diagnostic characters. Journal of Integrated Pest Management 12(1), 46. https://doi.org/10.1093/jipm/pmab039
------- Confirmed host.

* Varatharajan R, Roy S, Prasad AK, Mukhopadhyay A, Muraleedharan N (2019) Bionomics and management of Scirtothrips dorsalis Hood (Insecta: Thysanoptera: Thripidae) on Camellia sinensis (L) O. Kuntze in tea plantations of north-eastern India. International Journal of Tropical Insect Science 39, 179–194 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s42690-019-00028-3
------- Confirmed host. 
Tea phloem necrosis agent (TEPN00) Major host
Xylosandrus compactus (XYLSCO) Major host
Xylosandrus crassiusculus (XYLBCR) Major host
Xylosandrus morigerus (XYLSMO) Major host
Comstockaspis perniciosa (QUADPE) Wild/Weed
* Suh SJ (2020) Host plant list of the scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccomorpha) in South Korea. Insecta Mundi 0757: 1–26