EPPO Global Database

Pantoea stewartii subsp. stewartii(ERWIST)


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
Zea mays (ZEAMX) Major host
* Roper MC (2011) Pantoea stewartii subsp. stewartii : lessons learned from a xylem‐dwelling pathogen of sweet corn. Molecular Plant Pathology, 12, 628–637.
Setaria pumila (SETPU) Alternate
Artocarpus heterophyllus (ABFHE) Host
* Zulperi D, Manaf N, Ismail SI, Karam DS, Yusof MT (2017) First report of Pantoea stewartii subsp. stewartii causing fruit bronzing of jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus), a new emerging disease in Peninsular Malaysia. Plant Disease 101(5), p 831.
------- Confirmed host.
Dracaena sanderiana (DRNSA) Host
* Choi O and Kim J (2013) Pantoea stewartii causing Stewart's wilt on Dracaena sanderiana in Korea. Journal of Phytopathology, 161, 578–581.
Oryza sativa (ORYSA) Host
* Arayaskul N, Poompouang S, Lithanatudom P, Lithanatudom SK (2020) First report of a leaf blight in rice (Oryza sativa) caused by Pantoea ananatis and Pantoea stewartii in Thailand. Plant Disease 104(2), p 562.

* Kini K, Agnimonhan R, Afolabi O, Milan B, Soglonou B, Gbogbo V, Koebnik R and Silué D (2017) First report of a new bacterial leaf blight of rice caused by Pantoea ananatis and Pantoea stewartii in Benin. Plant Disease, 101, 242.
Poaceae (1GRAF) Host
Saccharum sp. (SACSS) Host
* Cui D, Huang MT, Hu CY, Su JB, Lin LH, Javed T, Deng ZH, Gao SJ (2020) First report of Pantoea stewartii subsp. stewartii causing bacterial leaf wilt of sugarcane in China. Plant Disease https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-09-20-2015-PDN
------- sugarcane (no species mentioned)
Tripsacum dactyloides (TRWDA) Host
Zea mexicana (EUHME) Host
Coix lacryma-jobi (COXLJ) Experimental
Zea perennis (ZEAPE) Experimental