EPPO Global Database

Pectobacterium rhapontici(ERWIRH)

Hosts

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
Amaranthus hybridus (AMACH) Wild/Weed
* Gonzalez Mendoza L, Rodriguez MM de L (1990) Isolation, identification and pathogenicity of bacteria of Amaranthus hybridus L. and possibilities of their biological control. Revista Chapingo 15(67/68), 66-69.

* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Actinidia chinensis (ATICH) Host
* Wang D, Yang X, Chen H, Kan YY, Yao JX, Li Q, Liu Y, Gong GS, Yang H (2017) First report of Erwinia rhapontici causing bacterial leaf spot on kiwifruit in China. Plant Disease 101(7), p 1315.
Allium cepa (ALLCE) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.

* Tsuji M, Nagasaka A, Kadota I (2019) Causal agent of bacterial rot of onion (Allium cepa) bulbs in the Tohoku region of Japan. Japanese Journal of Phytopathology 85(3), 205-210.
Allium sativum (ALLSA) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Beta vulgaris (BEAVX) Host
* Hassanzadeh N (1993) Taxonomic study on some bacterial plant pathogens in Iran. Applied Entomology and Phytopathology 60(1/2), 17-18.

* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Chamaemelum nobile (ANTNO) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Cicer arietinum (CIEAR) Host
* Huang HC, Erickson RS, Yanke LJ, Hsieh TF, Morrall RAA (2003) First report of pink seed of lentil and chickpea caused by Erwinia rhapontici in Canada. Plant Disease 87(1), p 1398.

* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Citrus limon (CIDLI) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Citrus paradisi (CIDPA) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Citrus sinensis (CIDSI) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Cyclamen persicum (CYZPE) Host
* Carta C (1993) Erwinia rhapontici (Millard) Burkholder: a new report from cyclamen (Cyclamen persicum Mill.). Phytopathologia Mediterranea 32(3), 257-260.

* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Daucus carota (DAUCA) Host
* Kahala M, Blasco L, Joutsjoki V (2012) Molecular characterization of spoilage bacteria as a means to observe the microbiological quality of carrot. Journal of Food Protection 75(3), 523-532.
Dianthus sp. (DINSS) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Eutrema japonicum (ETMWA) Host
* Goto M, Matsumoto K (1986) Taxonomic study on soft rot bacteria isolated from diseased rhizomes and roots of wasabi (Eutrema wasabi Maxim.). Annals of the Phytopathological Society of Japan 52(1), 69-77.

* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Gerbera jamesonii (GEBJA) Host
* Gvozdyak RI, Ogorodnik, LE, Yakovleva LM, Romanenko VM (1987) Biology of the pathogens of bacterial rot of Gerbera. Mikrobiologicheskiĭ Zhurnal 49(2),  7-11 (abst.).

* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Hippeastrum sp. (HPSSS) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Hyacinthus orientalis (HYAOR) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Lens culinaris (LENCU) Host
* Huang HC, Erickson RS, Yanke LJ, Hsieh TF, Morrall RAA (2003) First report of pink seed of lentil and chickpea caused by Erwinia rhapontici in Canada. Plant Disease 87(1), p 1398.

* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Lolium sp. (LOLSS) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Medicago sativa (MEDSA) Host
* Zhang ZF, Shi SL, Su J (2018) First report of pink seed of lucerne caused by Erwinia rhapontici in China. Plant Disease 102(6), p 1171.
------- On lMedicago sativa seeds imported from Canada.
Melissa officinalis (MLSOF) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Mentha x piperita (MENPI) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Morus sp. (MORSS) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Phaseolus vulgaris (PHSVX) Host
* Huang HC, Erickson RS, Yanke LY, Mündel HH, Hsieh TF (2002) First report of pink seed of common bean caused by Erwinia rhapontici. Plant Disease 86(8), p 921.

* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Pisum sativum (PIBSX) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.

* Schroeder BK, Lupien SL, Dugan FM (2002) First report of pink seed of pea caused by Erwinia rhapontici in the United States. Plant Disease 86(2), p 188.
Prunus persica (PRNPS) Host
* Kovacs T, Schneider G, Nagy IK, Ravasz SL, Rakhely G, Kovacs K, Ball D (2020) First report of Erwinia rhapontici causing bacterial rot on peach, detected in Hungary. Plant Disease 104(12), p 3248.
Pyrus pyrifolia (PYUPY) Host
* Thapa SP, Cho SY, Hur JH, Lim CK (2012) Phenotypic and genetic characterization of Erwinia rhapontici isolated from diseased Asian pear fruit trees. Phytoparasitica 40(5), 507-514.
Rheum rhaponticum (RHERP) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.

* Letal JR (1976) Crown rot of rhubarb in Alberta. Canadian Plant Disease Survey 56, 67-68.
Solanum lycopersicum (LYPES) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Triticum aestivum (TRZAX) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Triticum durum (TRZDU) Host
* Huang HC, Hsieh TF, Erickson RS (2003) Biology and epidemiology of Erwinia rhapontici, causal agent of pink seed and crown rot of plants. Plant Pathology Bulletin 12, 69-76.
Verbena hybrids (VEBHY) Host
* Garibaldi A, Bertetti D, Gilardi G, Saracco P (2009) [Two new bacterial pathogens on ornamentals in Italy].  Protezione delle Colture no. 2, p 60 (in Italian).