EPPO Global Database

Colocasia esculenta(CXSES)

Pests

Organism Type
Aleurothrixus trachoides (ALTRTR) Host
Erwinia chrysanthemi (ERWICH) 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.
Meloidogyne graminicola (MELGGC) Host
Opogona sacchari (OPOGSC) Host
* Peña JE, Duncan R, Torres V (1990) Dynamics and control of the banana moth and foliage plants. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 103, 189-192. 
Phyllosticta colocasiicola (PHYSCC) Host
Phyllosticta colocasiicola (as Aroideae) (PHYSCC) Host
Phytophthora colocasiae (PHYTOO) Host
* Wang Z, Bao J, Lv L, Lin L, Li Z, Shi M, Huang Y, Wang R, Li B, Liu P, Chen Q (2021) Genome sequence resource of Phytophthora colocasiae from China using nanopore sequencing technology. Plant Disease 105(12), 4141-4145.
Phytophthora colocasiae (as Aroideae) (PHYTOO) Host
Pomacea canaliculata (POMACA) Host
* Wong PK, Liang YAN, Liu NY, Qiu JW (2010) Palatability of macrophytes to the invasive freshwater snail Pomacea canaliculata: differential effects of multiple plant traits. Freshwater Biology 55(10), 2023-2031.
Pratylenchus coffeae (as Aroideae) (PRATCO) Host
Pythium myriotylum (as Aroideae) (PYTHMY) Host
Radopholus similis (as Aroideae) (RADOSI) Host
Radopholus similis citrus race (as Aroideae) (RADOCI) Host
Spodoptera litura (PRODLI) Host
Spodoptera ornithogalli (as Colocasia) (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.

* Coto D, Saunders JL, Vargas-S CL, King ABS (1995) Plagas invertebradas de cultivos tropicales con énfasis em América Central-Um invetário. Turrialba, CATIE, 200 pp.
Vasculomyces xanthosomae (as Aroideae) (VASCXA) Host
Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. dieffenbachiae (XANTDF) Host
Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. dieffenbachiae (as Aroideae) (XANTDF) Host
Aphelenchoides besseyi (APLOBE) Major host
* Bridge J, Plowright RA, Peng D (2005) Nematode parasites of rice. In: Plant parasitic nematodes in subtropical and tropical agriculture (eds Luc M, Sikora RA, Bridge J), pp. 87-130.
Cytorhabdovirus colocasiae (CBDV00) Major host
Papuana inermis (PAPUIN) Major host
Papuana woodlarckiana (PAPUSE) Major host
Pomacea maculata (POMAIN) Major host
* Bernatis JL (2014) Morphology, ecophysiology, and impacts of nonindigenous Pomacea in Florida. PhD Thesis University of Florida, 163 pp. 

* Burks RL, Hensley SA, Kyle CH (2011) Quite the appetite: juvenile island apple snails (Pomacea insularum) survive consuming only exotic invasive plants. Journal of Molluscan Studies 77(4), 423-428.

* Burks RL, Kyle CH, Trawick MK (2010) Pink eggs and snails: field oviposition patterns of an invasive snail, Pomacea insularum, indicate a preference for an invasive macrophyte. Hydrobiologia 646, 243-251.

* Burlakova LE, Karatayev AY, Padilla DK, Cartwright LD, Hollas DN (2009) Wetland restoration  and invasive species: Apple snail (Pomacea insularum) feeding on native and invasive aquatic plants. Restoration Ecology 17, 433-440.
Taro bacilliform virus (TABV00) Major host