EPPO Global Database

Macadamia tetraphylla(MCDTT)

Pests

Organism Type
Oemona hirta (OEMOHI) Host
* Lu W, Wang Q (2005) Systematics of the New Zealand longicorn beetle genus Oemona Newman with discussion of the taxonomic position of the Australian species, O. simplex White (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Cerambycinae). Zootaxa 971, 1-31.

* Plant-SyNZ. Landcare Research (NZ). Host plants of a herbivore -Oemona hirta. http://plant-synz.landcareresearch.co.nz/index.asp). Last accessed 2021-06.
Xylosandrus crassiusculus (XYLBCR) Host
* Nel WJ, De Beer ZW, Wingfield MJ, Duong TA (2020) The granulate ambrosia beetle, Xylosandrus crassiusculus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Scolytinae), and its fungal symbiont found in South Africa. Zootaxa, 4838(3), 427–435. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4838.3.7
------- confirmed host in South Africa (as Macadamia integrifolia x M. tetraphylla). 
Thaumatotibia leucotreta (ARGPLE) Major host
* La Croix EAS & Thindwa HZ (1986) Macadamia pests in Malawi. III. The major pests. The biology of bugs and borers. Tropical Pest Management 32(1): 11-20.
------- M. integrifolia / M. tetraphylla hybrid