EPPO Global Database

Gleditsia triacanthos(GLITR)

Pests

Organism Type
Anoplophora glabripennis (as Gleditsia) (ANOLGL) Host
* Sjöman H, Östberg J & Nilsson J (2014) Review of host trees for the wood-boring pests Anoplophora glabripennis and Anoplophora chinensis: an urban forest perspective. Arboriculture & Urban Forestry 40(3), 143–164.
Euwallacea fornicatus sensu lato (XYLBFO) Host
* List of Trees Impacted by Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer (PHSB) in South Africa (2019-07) https://polyphagous-shot-hole-borer.co.za/pshb-tree-list-july-2019/
------- reproductive host

* University of California. Invasive shot hole borers. ISHB reproductive hosts. https://ucanr.edu/sites/pshb/pest-overview/ishb-reproductive-hosts/ (last accessed 2021-03)
-------- Reproductive host (infection usually causes branch dieback)
Trichoferus campestris (as Gleditsia) (HESOCA) Host
* Exotic Wood Borer/Bark beetle. Survey Reference (undated) Trichoferus campestris. http://download.ceris.purdue.edu/file/3109
-------Living host.
Trirachys sartus (as Gleditsia) (AELSSA) Host
Xylella fastidiosa (XYLEFA) Host
* Lloyd A, Bechtel CN (2020) First report of bacterial leaf scorch caused by Xylella fastidiosa on Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis in Pennsylvania. Plant Disease 104(4), p 1249.
Penestragania apicalis (PNSGAP) Major host