EPPO Global Database

Cocos nucifera(CCNNU)

Pests

Organism Type
Aleurocanthus spiniferus (ALECSN) Host
* Gillespie PS (2012) A review of the whitefly genus Aleurocanthus Quaintance & Baker (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Australia. Zootaxa 3252, 1-42.
Aleurodicus dispersus (ALEDDI) Host
* Boopathi T (2022) New host plants, natural enemy complex and newly distributed potential areas of exotic spiralling whitefly (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in India. Phytoparasitica 50(2), 335-357.
Aleurothrixus trachoides (ALTRTR) Host
Amblypelta cocophaga (AMBPCO) Host
Amblypelta lutescens (AMBPLU) Host
Aonidiella orientalis (AONDOR) Host
Berkeleyomyces basicola (THIEBA) 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
Ceroplastes stellifer (VINSST) Host
Chrysomphalus aonidum (CHRYFI) Host
Coconut lethal yellowing phytoplasma (as Cocos) (PHYP56) Host
Coelaenomenodera minuta (COELEL) Host
Dynamis borassi (DYNMBO) Host
* Bautista-Giraldo MA, Ambrecht I, Vásquez-Ordoñez AA (2020) The weevil Dynamis borassi (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Dryophthorinae) associated with native palms in forests and disturbed areas in Buenaventura, Colombia. Revista Colombiana de Entomología 46(2), e7721.  https://doi.org/10.25100/socolen.v46i2.7721

* Giblin-Davis RM, Gries R, Gries G, Pena-Rojas E, Pinzón I, Peña JE, Perez AL, Pierce HD Jr, Oehlschlager AC (1997) Aggregation pheromone of palm weevil, Dynamis borassi. Journal of Chemical Ecology 23(10), 2287-2297.
Erionota thrax (ERNTTH) Host
Euplatypus parallelus (PLTPPA) Host
* Atkinson TH (online) Bark and Ambrosia Beetles. https://www.barkbeetles.info/index.php (last accessed 2021-07).
Fiorinia phantasma (FIORCO) Host
Haplaxius crudus (MYNDCR) Host
* Van Duzee EP (1907) Notes on Jamaican Hemiptera: A report on a collection of Hemiptera made on the Island of Jamaica in the spring of 1906. Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences. Buffalo, N.Y, 8(5), 3-79.
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Lasiodiplodia theobromae (PHYORH) Host
Leptoglossus australis (LEPLAU) Host
Maconellicoccus hirsutus (PHENHI) Host
* Chang LWH, Miller CE (1996) Pathway Risk Assessment: Pink mealybug from the Caribbean. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture 61 pp.
Metamasius hemipterus (METAHE) Host
Narosa conspersa (NAROCO) Host
Octodonta nipae (OCTDNI) Host
Opogona sacchari (OPOGSC) Host
* Nelson SC, Wright MG (2005) Banana Moth: A Potentially Fatal Pest of Pritchardia and Other Palms. Cooperative Extension Service, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. Insect Pests  IP-24, 4 pp.
Paraleyrodes minei (PARYMI) Host
* Krishnappa C, Dubey AK, Verma A,, Mahapatro GK (2021) Occurrence of exotic whitefly, Paraleyrodes minei Iaccarino (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) and other whitefly species on fruit crops in Maharashtra, India. 3 Biotech 11, p 264.
Pimelephila ghesquierei (PIMAGH) Host
Plesispa reichei (PLEPRE) Host
Promecotheca caeruleipennis (PROHCO) Host
Rhabdoscelus obscurus (SPPHOB) Host
Spodoptera frugiperda (LAPHFR) Host
* 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.
Stephanitis typica (STEPTY) Host
Telchin licus (CASTLI) Host
Tetranychus fijiensis (TETRFI) Host
Tetranychus mexicanus (TETRME) Host
* Flechtmann CHW (1967) Contribution to knowledge of the mites of plants of some regions of the State of Sao Paulo (as a systematic survey including new species). Piracicaba, Brasil: 47.
Unaspis citri (UNASCI) Host
Xyleborus ferrugineus (XYLBFE) Host
* Aguilar-Perez H, Rodriguez-del-Bosque LA, Aguilar-Perez CH, de la Pena ND (2007) Seasonal abundance of Xyleborus ferrugineus (Coleoptera : Curculionidae) on pecan trees in northern Coahuila, Mexico. Southwestern Entomologist 32, 105-109. 
Aceria guerreronis (ACEIGU) Major host
* Santana DLQ, Flechtmann CHW (1998) Mite (Arthropoda, Acari) associates of palms (Arecaceae) in Brazil I: present status and new records. Revista Brasileira de Zoologia, 15(4), 959–963. https://doi.org/10.1590/s0101-81751998000400014
Aleurodicus destructor (ALEDDE) Major host
Artona catoxantha (ARTOCA) Major host
Bipolaris incurvata (DRECIN) Major host
Brontispa longissima (BRONLO) Major host
Bursaphelenchus cocophilus (RHAACO) Major host
Cape St Paul wilt phytoplasma (PHYP55) Major host
Cerataphis brasiliensis (CEATVA) Major host
Coconut cadang-cadang viroid (CCCVD0) Major host
* Hanold D, Randles W (1991) Coconut cadang-cadang disease and its viroid agent. Plant Disease 75(4), 330-335.
Coconut foliar decay virus (CFDV00) Major host
Coconut lethal yellowing phytoplasma (PHYP56) Major host
Coconut wilt agent (CKW000) Major host
Diocalandra frumenti (DIOCFR) Major host
Eupalamides cyparissias (CASTDA) Major host
Furcaspis oceanica (FURCOC) Major host
Marasmiellus cocophilus (MARLCO) Major host
Melittomma insulare (MEITIN) Major host
Neotermes rainbowi (NETMRA) Major host
Opisina arenosella (NEPASE) Major host
Oryctes boas (ORYCBO) Major host
Oryctes monoceros (ORYCMO) Major host
Oryctes rhinoceros (ORYCRH) Major host
Pachymerus nucleorum (PACMNU) Major host
Phytomonas staheli (PHMNST) Major host
Promecotheca cumingi (PROHCU) Major host
Pseudotheraptus devastans (PSDTDE) Major host
Pseudotheraptus wayi (PSDTWA) Major host
Raoiella indica (RAOIIN) Major host
* Carrillo D, Navia D, Ferragut F, Peña JE (2011) First report of Raoiella indica (Acari: Tenuipalpidae) in Colombia. Florida Entomologist, 94(2):370-371. https://doi.org/10.1653/024.094.0241
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* Melo JWS, Navia D, Mendes, Rosenya JA, Filgueiras MC,. Teodoro AV, Ferreira JMS, Guzzo EC, de Souza IV, de Mendonça RS, Calvet EC, Paz Neto AA, Gondim MGC, de Morais EGF, Godoy MS, dos Santos JR, Silva RIR, da Silva VB, Norte RF, Oliva AB, dos Santos RDP, Domingos CA (2018) The invasive red palm mite, Raoiella indica Hirst (Acari: Tenuipalpidae), in Brazil: range extension and arrival into the most threatened area, the Northeast Region, International Journal of Acarology, 44:4-5, 146-149, DOI: 10.1080/01647954.2018.1474945
------- confirmed host
Rhynchophorus bilineatus (RHYCBI) Major host
Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (RHYCFE) Major host
* Esteban-Duran J, Yela JL, Beitia Crespo F & Jimenez Alvarez A (1998) [Exotic curculionids liable to be introduced into Spain and other EU countries through imported vegetables.] Boletín de Sanidad Vegetal, Plagas 24, 23 – 40 (in Spanish).

* Wahizatul AA, Chong JL, Zakeri HA, Norhayai Y, Wan BWO, Yong KW, Ainatun NZ, Modh HH (2017) The red palm weevil, Rhynchophorus ferrugineus: current issues and challenges in Malaysia. Oil Palm Bulletin 74, 17-24.
Rhynchophorus palmarum (RHYCPA) Major host
* Faleiro JR, Jaques JA, Carrillo D, Giblin-Davis R, Mannion CM, Peña-Rojas E, Peña JE (2016) Integrated Pest Management (IPM) of palm pests. In: Abrol DP (ed) Integrated Pest Management in the Tropics; pp. 439-497.

* Jaffé K, Sánchez P, Cerda H, Hernández JV, Jaffé R, Urdaneta N, Guerra G, Martínez R & Miras B (1993) Chemical ecology of Rhynchophorus palmarum: attraction to host plants and to a male-produced aggregation pheromone. Journal of Chemical Ecology 19, 1703-1720.

* Lepesme P (1947) Les insectes des palmiers. Paul Lechevalier editeur, Paris, 903 pp.

* de la Torre ARC, de la Torre JAA, Moya OM (2010) Biologia, habitos y manejo de Rhynchophorus palmarum. Boletin Tecnico no. 23, Centro de Investigación en Palma de Aceite, Cenipalma, Colombia, 53 pp.

* Wattanapongsiri, A. (1966) A revision of the Genera Rhynchophorus and Dynamis. Department of Agricultural Science Bulletin, Bangkok, Thailand.
Rhynchophorus phoenicis (RHYCPH) Major host
Tanzanian lethal decline phytoplasma (PHYP54) Major host
Xylosandrus crassiusculus (XYLBCR) Major host