EPPO Global Database

Luffa aegyptiaca(LUFAE)

Pests

Organism Type
Andean potato latent virus (as Cucurbitaceae) (APLV00) Artificial
Arracacha virus B oca strain (as Cucurbitaceae) (AVBO00) Artificial
Peach rosette mosaic virus (as Cucurbitaceae) (PRMV00) Artificial
Potato black ringspot virus (as Cucurbitaceae) (PBRSV0) Artificial
Aonidiella citrina (as Cucurbitaceae) (AONDCI) Incidental
Beet curly top virus (as Cucurbitaceae) (BCTV00) Incidental
Bactrocera latifrons (as Cucurbitaceae) (DACULA) Major
* McQuate GT, Liquido NJ (2013) Annotated World Bibliography of Host Fruits of Bactrocera latifrons (Hendel) (Diptera: Tephritidae). Insecta Mundi. Paper 792. http://digitalcommons.unl.edu/insectamundi/792
------- confirmed host
Serratia marcescens (as Cucurbitaceae) (SERRMA) Major
Tomato leaf curl New Delhi virus (TOLCND) Major
* Sohrab SS, Mandal B, Pant RP, Varma A (2003) First report of association of Tomato leaf curl New Delhi virus with the yellow mosaic disease of Luffa cylindrica. Plant Disease 87(9), p 1148.
------- confirmed host (as L. cylindrica)
Zeugodacus cucurbitae (DACUCU) Major
* De Meyer M, Delatte H, Mwatawala M, Quilici S, Vayssières JF, Virgilio M (2015) A review of the current knowledge on Zeugodacus cucurbitae (Coquillett) (Diptera, Tephritidae) in Africa, with a list of species included in Zeugodacus. ZooKeys 540, 539-557. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.540.9672
Agrotis segetum (as Cucurbitaceae) (AGROSE) Minor
Anastrepha grandis (as Cucurbitaceae) (ANSTGR) Minor
Apomecyna binubila (as Cucurbitaceae) (APOMBI) Minor
Bemisia tabaci (as Cucurbitaceae) (BEMITA) Minor
Circulifer tenellus (as Cucurbitaceae) (CIRCTE) Minor
Cucurbit yellow stunting disorder virus (as Cucurbitaceae) (CYSDV0) Minor
Delia platura (as Cucurbitaceae) (HYLEPL) Minor
Diaphania indica (as Cucurbitaceae) (DPHNIN) Minor
Frankliniella occidentalis (as Cucurbitaceae) (FRANOC) Minor
Helicoverpa zea (as Cucurbitaceae) (HELIZE) Minor
Leptoglossus australis (as Cucurbitaceae) (LEPLAU) Minor
Liriomyza bryoniae (as Cucurbitaceae) (LIRIBO) Minor
Myiopardalis pardalina (as Cucurbitaceae) (CARYPA) Minor
Spodoptera litura (as Cucurbitaceae) (PRODLI) Minor
Thrips palmi (as Cucurbitaceae) (THRIPL) Minor
Tobacco ringspot virus (as Cucurbitaceae) (TRSV00) Minor
Tomato spotted wilt virus (as Cucurbitaceae) (TSWV00) Minor
Zeugodacus cucumis (DACUCM) Minor
Zeugodacus cucurbitae (as Cucurbitaceae) (DACUCU) Minor
Zucchini yellow mosaic virus (ZYMV00) Minor
* Wang DF, Wang JR, Cui, LY (2020) Molecular identification and phylogeny of cucumber mosaic virus and zucchini yellow mosaic virus co-infecting Luffa cylindrica L. in Shanxi, China. Journal of Plant Pathology 102, 477–487. https://doi.org/10.1007/s42161-019-00480-7
Aleurodicus dugesii (as Cucurbitaceae) (ALEDDU) Unclassified
Alfalfa mosaic virus (as Cucurbitaceae) (AMV000) Unclassified
Aulacophora hilaris (as Cucurbitaceae) (AUACHI) Unclassified
Baris granulipennis (as Cucurbitaceae) (BARIGR) Unclassified
Dacus bivittatus (as Cucurbitaceae) (DACUBI) Unclassified
Dacus ciliatus (DACUCI) Unclassified
* Drew RAI, Romig MC (2013) Tropical Fruit Flies of South-East Asia. CABI, Wallingford, 653 pp.

* McQuate GT, Liquido NJ, Nakamichi KAA (2018) Host plant records of the lesser pumpkin fly, Dacus ciliatus Loew (Diptera: Tephritidae), Version 1.0. Available online at: USDA Compendium of Fruit Fly Host Information (CoFFHI), Edition 3.1.
------- As Luffa aegyptiaca.
Diaporthe sclerotioides (as Cucurbitaceae) (PHOPSC) Unclassified
Epilachna elaterii (as Cucurbitaceae) (EPILCH) Unclassified
Meloidogyne luci (MELGLC) Unclassified
* Bellé C, Balardin RR, Ramos RF, Sobucki L, Gabriel M, Antoniolli ZI (2019) First report of Meloidogyne luci (Nematoda: Meloidogynidae) parasitizing Luffa cylindrica in Brazil. Plant Disease 103(10), 2695-2696.
------- In Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Phenacoccus solenopsis (PHENSO) Unclassified
Pratylenchus coffeae (as Cucurbitaceae) (PRATCO) Unclassified
Ricania speculum (RICASC) Unclassified
Rotylenchulus reniformis (as Cucurbitaceae) (ROTYRE) Unclassified
Spodoptera frugiperda (LAPHFR) Unclassified
* Montezano DG, Specht A, Sosa-Gómez DR, Roque-Specht VF, Sousa-Silva JC, Paula-Moraes SV, Peterson JA, Hunt T (2018) Host plants of Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in the Americas. African Entomology 26, 286-300.
Squash mosaic virus (as Cucurbitaceae) (SQMV00) Unclassified
Tomato chlorosis virus (TOCV00) Unclassified
* Mamoun Abdel-Salam AM, Rezk AA, Dawoud RA (2019) Biochemical, serological, molecular and natural host studies on Tomato chlorosis virus in Egypt. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences 22, 83-94. https://doi.org/10.3923/pjbs.2019.83.107
Zeugodacus cucumis (as Cucurbitaceae) (DACUCM) Wild/Weed