EPPO Global Database

Medicago sativa(MEDSA)

Pests

Organism Type
Cucurbit yellow stunting disorder virus (CYSDV0) Incidental
Dickeya chrysanthemi (ERWICH) Incidental
Epichoristodes acerbella (EPIOIO) Incidental
Epiphyas postvittana (TORTPO) Incidental
Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. albedinis (FUSAAL) Incidental
* Djerbi M, El Ghorfi A, El Idrissi Ammari MA (1985) Etude du comportement du henné Lawsonia inermis et de la luzerne Medicago sativa et quelques espèces de palmacées vis-à-vis du Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. albedinis, agent causal du bayoud. Annales de l'Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique de Tunisie 58, 1-11.
Listronotus bonariensis (HYROBO) Incidental
Lobesia botrana (POLYBO) Incidental
Nysius huttoni (NYSIHU) Incidental
Scirtothrips citri (SCITCI) Incidental
Trogoderma granarium (TROGGA) Incidental
Acyrthosiphon kondoi (ACYRKO) Major
Camptopus lateralis (CAMSLA) Major
Clavibacter insidiosus (CORBIN) Major
Ditylenchus dipsaci (DITYDI) Major
Frankliniella occidentalis (FRANOC) Major
Gonioctena fornicata (GONCFO) Major
Lucerne Australian symptomless virus (LASV00) Major
Meloidogyne fallax (MELGFA) Major
* Brinkman H, Goossens JJM & van Riel HR (1996) Comparative host suitability of selected crop plants to Meloidogyne chitwoodi and M. fallax. Anzeiger für Schädlingskunde, Planzenschutz, Umweltschutz 69, 127-129.
Verticillium albo-atrum lucerne strains (VERTAL) Major
Agrotis segetum (AGROSE) Minor
Clavibacter insidiosus (as Medicago) (CORBIN) Minor
Epitrix tuberis (EPIXTU) Minor
* Clark SM,  LeDoux DG, Seeno TN,  Riley EG,  Gilbert AJ, Sullivan JM (2004) Host plants of leaf beetle species occurring in the United States and Canada.  Special Publications of the Coleopterists Society, 2, 476 pp.
------- feeding of adults

* Hill RE, Tate AD (1942) Life history and habits of potato flea beetle in Western Nebraska. Journal of Economic Entomology 35, 879-884.
------- feeding of adults

* Hoerner JL & Gillette CP (1928) The potato flea beetle. Colorado Experiment Station. Entomology Section. Bulletin 337. 
------- feeding of adults

* Neilson CL, Finlayson DG (1953) Notes on the biology of the tuber flea beetle, Epitrix tuberis Gentner (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in the interior of British Colombia. The Canadian Entomologist 85:31-32.
------- feeding of adults
Homalodisca vitripennis (HOMLTR) Minor
Liriomyza huidobrensis (LIRIHU) Minor
Liriomyza sativae (LIRISA) Minor
Liriomyza trifolii (LIRITR) Minor
Meloidogyne chitwoodi (MELGCH) Minor
Meloidogyne naasi (MELGNA) Minor
Omophlus lepturoides (OMOPLE) Minor
Phymatotrichopsis omnivora (PHMPOM) Minor
Platynota stultana (PLAAST) Minor
Prodiplosis longifila (PRDILO) Minor
Spodoptera littoralis (SPODLI) Minor
Spodoptera litura (PRODLI) Minor
Thrips imaginis (THRIIM) Minor
Tuta absoluta (GNORAB) Minor
Xylella fastidiosa (XYLEFA) Minor
* Commission database of host plants found to be susceptible to Xylella fastidiosa in the Union Territory (update 12 of 2019-04-11).
------- As X. fastidiosa subsp. multiplex.
Alfalfa mosaic virus (AMV000) Unclassified
'Candidatus Phytoplasma aurantifolia' (PHYPAF) Unclassified
* Al-Kuwaiti N, Kareem T, Sadaq FH, AL-Aadhami LH (2019) First report of phytoplasma detection on sand olive, cowpea and alfalfa in Iraq. Journal of Plant Protection Research, 59(3), 428-431. https://doi.org/10.24425/jppr.2019.129744
------- confirmed host
'Candidatus Phytoplasma trifolii' (PHYPTR) Unclassified
Chrysodeixis eriosoma (CHRXER) Unclassified
Elasmopalpus lignosellus (ELASLI) Unclassified
* Neunzig HH (1979) Systematics of immature Phycitines (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) associated with leguminous plants in the Southern United States. USDA Technical Bulletin no. 1589, 126 pp.
Helicoverpa armigera (HELIAR) Unclassified
* Cunningham JP, Zalucki MP (2014) Understanding heliothine (Lepidoptera: Heliothinae) pests: what is a host plant? Journal of Economic Entomology 107, 881–896.
Hishimonus phycitis (HISHPH) Unclassified
Hypera postica (HYPRPO) Unclassified
Lucerne enation virus (LEV000) Unclassified
Naupactus xanthographus (NAUPXA) Unclassified
* González (1989) Insectos y acaros de importancia agricola y cuarentenaria en Chile. Universidad de Chile: 310 pp
------- confirmed host.

* Lanteri A, del Río MG (2017) Naupactus xanthographus (Germar) species group (Curculionidae: Entiminae: Naupactini): a comprehensive taxonomic treatment. Journal of Natural History 51, 27-28.

* Sinavimo (2019) Naupactus xanthographus Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Available at: https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/naupactus-xanthographus
------- causing damage on buds, leaves.
Popillia japonica (POPIJA) Unclassified
* Fleming WE (1972) Biology of the Japanese beetle. Technical Bulletin, Agricultural Research Service, USDA no 1449, 129 pp.
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.
Thrips angusticeps (THRIAN) Unclassified
Xylella fastidiosa subsp. multiplex (XYLEFM) Unclassified
* Commission database of host plants found to be susceptible to Xylella fastidiosa in the Union Territory (update 12 of 2019-04-11).
Cucurbit chlorotic yellows virus (CCYV00) Wild/Weed