EPPO Global Database

Metaplexis japonica(METJA)


Organism Type
Lycorma delicatula (LYCMDE) Host
* Barringer L, Ciafré CM (2020) Worldwide feeding host plants of spotted lanternfly, with significant additions from North America. Environmental Entomology 49(5), 999–1011.

* Park JD, Kim M-Y, Lee S-G, Shin S-C, Kim J, Park I-K (2009) Biological characteristics of Lycorma delicatula and the control effects of some Insecticides. Korean Journal of Applied Entomology 48(1), 53-57.
------- Nymphs feeding and weak damage were observed in Korea.
Orthotospovirus tomatomaculae (TSWV00) Host
* Kil EJ, Chung YJ, Choi HS, Lee S, Kim CS (2020) Life cycle-based host range analysis for Tomato spotted wilt virus in Korea. The Plant Pathology Journal 36(1), 67-75. 
------- Confirmed host.
Tomato chlorosis virus (TOCV00) Host
* 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.2019.83.98