EPPO Global Database

Dichocrocis punctiferalis(DICHPU)


Important note about the classification of host plants in GD:
Categories have been assigned by the EPPO Secretariat on the basis of available data at the time of entry. They correspond to a qualitative evaluation of the importance of the host plant for the pest concerned and remain indicative only.
Further explanation of categories is available in the guide.
Organism Type
Carica papaya (CIAPA) Host
Curcuma longa (CURLO) Host
Dimocarpus longan (DMCLO) Host
* Tran H, Nguyen Van H, Muniappan R, Amrine J, Naidu R, Gilbertson R, Sidhu J (2019) Integrated Pest Management of Longan (Sapindales: Sapindaceae) in Vietnam, Journal of Integrated Pest Management, Volume 10, Issue 1, 2019, 18, https://doi.org/10.1093/jipm/pmz016
------- confirmed host. Reported as an important pest of longan in Vietnam
Gossypium (1GOSG) Host
Macadamia ternifolia (MCDTE) Host
Morus alba (MORAL) Host
Prunus persica (PRNPS) Host
Psidium guajava (PSIGU) Host
Punica granatum (PUNGR) Host
Ricinus communis (RIICO) Host
Theobroma cacao (THOCA) Host
* Alagar M, Rachana KE, Bhat SK, Rahman S, Rajesh MK (2013) Biology, damage potential and molecular identification of Conogethes punctiferalis Guenee in cocoa. Journal of Plantation Crops, 41(3), 350-356.
Zea mays (ZEAMX) Host
Zingiber officinale (ZINOF) Host
* Devasahayam S, Abdulla Koya KM (2005) Insect pests of ginger. In: Ravindran PN, Nirmal Babu K (eds) Ginger: the genus Zingiber. CRC Press, New York, pp 367–389

* Prameela TP, Suseela Bhai R (2020) Bacterial wilt of ginger (Zingiber officinale Rosc.) incited by Ralstonia pseudosolanacearum - A review based on pathogen diversity, diagnostics and management. Journal of Plant Pathology 102, 709–719. https://doi.org/10.1007/s42161-020-00487-5