EPPO Global Database

Carica papaya(CIAPA)

Pests

Organism Type
Colletotrichum acutatum (COLLAC) Incidental
Eutetranychus orientalis (EUTEOR) Incidental
Lettuce chlorosis virus (LCV000) Incidental
Metamasius hemipterus (METAHE) Incidental
Rhynchophorus palmarum (RHYCPA) Incidental
Scirtothrips dorsalis (SCITDO) Incidental
* Scott-Brown AS, Hodgetts J, Hall J, Simmonds MJS, Collins DW (2018) Potential role of botanic garden collections in predicting hosts at risk globally from invasive pests: a case study using Scirtothrips dorsalis. Journal of Pest Science 91(2), 601-611.
------- Confirmed host.
Tobacco ringspot virus (TRSV00) Incidental
Tomato leaf curl New Delhi virus (TOLCND) Incidental
Asperisporium caricae (ASPRCA) Major
Bactrocera dorsalis (DACUDO) Major
Papaya bunchy top agent (PWBT00) Major
Papaya mosaic virus (PAPMV0) Major
Phytoplasma australiense (PHYPAU) Major
* Gera A, Mawassi M, Zeidan M, Spiegel S, Bar-Joseph M (2015) An isolate of 'Candidatus Phytoplasma australiense' group associated with Nivun Haamir dieback disease of papaya in Israel. Plant Pathology 54(4), p 560.

* Liefting LW,  Padovan AC, Gibb KS, Beever RE, Andersen MT, Newcomb RD, Beck DL, Forster RLS (1998) 'Candidatus phytoplasma australiense' is the phytoplasma associated with Australian grapevine yellows, papaya dieback and Phormium yellow leaf diseases. European Journal of Plant Pathology 104(6), 619-623.
Toxotrypana curvicauda (TOXTCU) Major
Xylosandrus crassiusculus (XYLBCR) Major
Aleurocanthus woglumi (ALECWO) Minor
Bactrocera tryoni (DACUTR) Minor
Bagrada hilaris (BAGRHI) Minor
Ceratitis rosa (CERTRO) Minor
Eotetranychus lewisi (EOTELE) Minor
Parasaissetia nigra (SAISNI) Minor
Rhabdoscelus obscurus (SPPHOB) Minor
Thrips parvispinus (THRIPV) Minor
* Sugano J, Hamasaki R, Villalobos E, Chou M-Y, Wright M, Fukuda S, Swift S, Ferreira S, Tsuda D, Diaz-Lyke M, Nakamoto S (2013) Damage to Papaya Caused by Thrips parvispinus (Karny) (poster). Honolulu (HI): University of Hawaii. https://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/Papaya_Thrips_poster.pdf
------- confirmed host
Zeugodacus cucumis (DACUCM) Minor
Aleurodicus dispersus (ALEDDI) Unclassified
Amblypelta cocophaga (AMBPCO) Unclassified
Amblypelta lutescens (AMBPLU) Unclassified
* Lindsay KR, Zalucki MP, Newton IR, Furlong MJ (2019) Spatial and Temporal Dynamics of the Native Banana-Spotting Bug, Amblypelta lutescens lutescens (Hemiptera: Coreidae), in Avocado Crops in North Queensland, Australia, Journal of Economic Entomology 112(4), 1812–1820. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toz084
------- confirmed host
Banana bunchy top virus (BBTV00) Unclassified
Brevipalpus papayensis (BRVPPA) Unclassified
Brevipalpus yothersi (BRVPYO) Unclassified
Ceratitis quilicii (CERTQI) Unclassified
* INTERNET
True Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) of the Afrotropical Region. Ceratitis quilicii. Specimens. http://projects.bebif.be/fruitfly/taxoninfo.html?id=434
------- Confirmed host.
Ceratothripoides brunneus (CRTZBR) Unclassified
Dichocrocis punctiferalis (DICHPU) Unclassified
Empoasca papayae (EMPOPA) Unclassified
Empoasca stevensi (EMPOST) Unclassified
Maconellicoccus hirsutus (PHENHI) Unclassified
Phenacoccus solenopsis (PHENSO) Unclassified
Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (PSEAPE) Unclassified
Rotylenchulus reniformis (ROTYRE) Unclassified
Tetranychus evansi (TETREV) Unclassified
* Mendonça RS, Navia D, Diniz IR, Flechtmann CHW (2011) South American spider mites: New hosts and localities. Journal of Insect Science 11:121 available online: insectscience.org/11.121
------- confirmed host in Brazil
Tetranychus fijiensis (TETRFI) Unclassified
Zeugodacus cucurbitae (DACUCU) Unclassified
* De Meyer M, Delatte H, Mwatawala M, Quilici S, Vayssières JF, Virgilio M (2015) A review of the current knowledge on Zeugodacus cucurbitae (Coquillett) (Diptera, Tephritidae) in Africa, with a list of species included in Zeugodacus. ZooKeys 540, 539-557. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.540.9672