EPPO Global Database

Hylocereus undatus(HCRUN)

Pests

Organism Type
Bactrocera dorsalis (DACUDO) Host
* Drew RAI, Romig MC (2013) Tropical Fruit Flies (Tephritidae: Dacinae) of South-East Asia: Indomalaya to North-West Australasia. CABI, Wallingford (GB), 653 pp.
Colletotrichum fructicola (COLLFC) Host
* Udayanga D, Manamgoda DS, Liu XingZhong, Chukeatirote E, Hyde KD (2013) What are the common anthracnose pathogens of tropical fruits? Fungal Diversity, 61(1):165-179
Frankliniella occidentalis (FRANOC) Host
* Meza K, Cusme M, Velasquez J, Chirinos D (2020) Thrips (Thysanoptera) associated with Pitahaya Selenicereus undatus (Haw.) D.R. Hunt. Species, population levels and some natural enemies. LA GRANJA: Revista de Ciencias de la Vida 32(2) 2020:91-103. https://doi.org/10.17163/lgr.n32.2020.07
------- most abundant specie in Ecuador, as Selenicereus undatus.
Nacobbus aberrans (as Cactaceae) (NACOBA) Host
Opogona sacchari (as Cactaceae) (OPOGSC) Host
Scirtothrips dorsalis (SCITDO) Host
* Kumar V,  Seal DR, Kakkar G, McKenzie CL,  Osborne LS (2012) New tropical fruit hosts of Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) and its relative abundance on them in South Florida. Florida Entomologist, 95(1):205-207.
------- confirmed host (larvae and adults)
Spodoptera ornithogalli (as Cactaceae) (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.

* Hunt J (1957) List of intercepted plant pests, 1956. USDA, ARS, Plant Quarantine Division. Washington, USDA, p 63,