EPPO Global Database

Musa sp.(MUBSS)

Pests

Organism Type
Anastrepha ludens (ANSTLU) Experimental
* Baker AC, Stone WE, Plummer CC, McPhail M (1944) A review of studies on the Mexican fruitfly and related Mexican species. USDA Miscellaneous Publications, 155 pp.
Rhynchophorus palmarum (as Musa) (RHYCPA) Experimental
* Wattanapongsiri, A. (1966) A revision of the Genera Rhynchophorus and Dynamis. Department of Agricultural Science Bulletin, Bangkok, Thailand.
Aleurodicus dugesii (as Musa) (ALEDDU) Host
Amblypelta lutescens (as Musa) (AMBPLU) Host
Anatrachyntis badia (PYROBA) Host
Banana bunchy top virus (as Musa) (BBTV00) Host
* Mpoki S, Mahuku G, Mbanzibwa DR, Mkamilo G, Mark D, Mosha H, Pallangyyo BD, Fihavango M, Oresanya A, Ogunsanya P, Kumar PL (2021) First report of banana bunchy top virus in banana and plantain (Musa spp.) in Tanzania. Plant Disease (early view). https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-07-21-1387-PDN
Beastie the Bug (as Musa) (BEASTY) Host
Brevipalpus azores (as Musa) (BRVPAZ) Host
Brevipalpus yothersi (as Musa) (BRVPYO) Host
* Beard JJ, Ochoa R, Braswell WE, Bauchan GR (2015) Brevipalpus phoenicis (Geijskes) species complex (Acari: Tenuipalpidae) – a closer look. Zootaxa 3944(1), 67 pp. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.3944.1.1
Ceroplastes stellifer (as Musa) (VINSST) Host
Chaetanaphothrips signipennis (as Musa) (SCITSI) Host
Chrysomphalus aonidum (as Musa) (CHRYFI) Host
Colaspis hypochlora (as Musa) (COLAHY) Host
Corythauma ayyari (as Musa) (COTMAY) Host
Fusarium fujikuroi (as Musa) (GIBBFU) Host
Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense (as Musa) (FUSACB) Host
* Magdama F, Monserrate-Maggi L, Serrano L, García Onofre J, Jiménez-Gasco MdM.(2020) Genetic diversity of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense, the Fusarium wilt pathogen of banana, in Ecuador. Plants. 9(9), 1133. https://doi.org/10.3390/plants9091133
Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense Tropical race 4 (as Musa) (FUSAC4) Host
Hercinothrips bicinctus (as Musa) (HERCBI) Host
Lachnopus campechianus (as Musa) (LACPCA) Host
Lissachatina fulica (as Musa) (ACHAFU) Host
* Thiengo SC, Faraco FA, Salgado NC, Cowie RH, Fernandez MA (2007) Rapid spread of an invasive snail in South America: the giant African snail, Achatina fulica, in Brasil. Biological Invasions 9, 693-702.
Meloidogyne enterolobii (MELGMY) Host
* Luquini L, Barbosa, Ferreira C, Rocha L, Haddad F, Amorim E (2019) First report of the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne enterolobii on bananas in Brazil. Plant Disease 103(2), p 377.
------- In Minas Gerais state, Brazil.
Meloidogyne exigua (as Musa) (MELGEX) Host
Meloidogyne graminicola (MELGGC) Host
* Rusinque L, Maleita C, Abrantes I, Palomares-Rius JE, Inácio ML (2021) Meloidogyne graminicola - A threat to rice production: review update on distribution, biology, identification, and management. Biology 10, 1163. https://doi.org/10.3390/biology10111163
Mussidia nigrivenella (MUSSNV) Host
* Silvie P (1990) Mussidia nigrivenella Ragonot (Pyralidae, Phycitinae): a little known cotton pest. Coton et Fibres Tropicales 45(4), 323-333.
Nacoleia octasema (as Musa) (HEDYOC) Host
Odoiporus longicollis (as Musa) (ODOILO) Host
Papuana inermis (as Musa) (PAPUIN) Host
Papuana woodlarckiana (as Musa) (PAPUSE) Host
Paraleyrodes minei (as Musa) (PARYMI) Host
* Krishnappa C, Dubey AK, Verma A,, Mahapatro GK (2021) Occurrence of exotic whitefly, Paraleyrodes minei Iaccarino (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) and other whitefly species on fruit crops in Maharashtra, India. 3 Biotech 11, p 264.
Pratylenchus coffeae (as Musa) (PRATCO) Host
Pseudocercospora fijiensis (as Musa) (MYCOFI) Host
* Marin DH, Romero RA, Guzman M, Sutton TB (2003) Black Sigatoka: an increasing threat to banana cultivation. Plant disease 87(3), 208-222.
Pyricularia oryzae (as Musa) (PYRIOR) Host
Radopholus similis (as Musaceae) (RADOSI) Host
Radopholus similis citrus race (as Musaceae) (RADOCI) Host
Ralstonia solanacearum race 2 (no longer in use) (as Musa) (PSDMS2) Host
Raoiella indica (as Musa) (RAOIIN) Host
Rotylenchulus reniformis (as Musa) (ROTYRE) Host
Spodoptera frugiperda (LAPHFR) Host
* Gavas Ragesh, Sanju Balan (2020) The first report on fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (J. E. Smith (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) as an invasive pest in banana from Kerala, South India and notes on its behaviour. Insect Environment 23, 19-23.
Telchin licus (as Musa) (CASTLI) Host
Tetranychus mexicanus (as Musa) (TETRME) Host
* Migeon A & Dorkeld F (2019). Spider Mites Web. A comprehensive database for the Tetranychidae.
http://www.montpellier.inra.fr/CBGP/spmweb [accessed September 2019]

* Moraes GJ de, Flechtmann CHW (1981) Ácaros fitófagos do Nordeste do Brasil. Pesquisa Agropecuária Brasileira 16(2), 177–186.
Thrips hawaiiensis (as Musa) (THRIHA) Host
Tiracola plagiata (as Musa) (TIRAPL) Host
Zaprionus indianus (as Musa) (ZAPRIN) Host
Ralstonia solanacearum (RALSSL) Major host
* Cellier G, Prior P (2010) Deciphering phenotypic diversity of Ralstonia solanacearum strains pathogenic to potato. Phytopathology 100:1250-1261. 

* N'Guessan CA, Brisse S, Le Roux-Nio A-C, Poussier S, Koné D, Wicker E (2013) Development of variable number of tandem repeats typing schemes for Ralstonia solanacearum, the agent of bacterial wilt, banana Moko disease and potato brown rot. Journal of Microbiological Methods 92, 366-374

* Pardo JM, López-Alvarez D, Ceballos G et al. (2019) Detection of Ralstonia solanacearum phylotype II, race 2 causing Moko disease and validation of genetic resistance observed in the hybrid plantain FHIA-21. Tropical Plant Pathology 44, 371–379  https://doi.org/10.1007/s40858-019-00282-3
Ralstonia solanacearum species complex (RALSSO) Major host
* Cellier G, Prior P (2010) Deciphering phenotypic diversity of Ralstonia solanacearum strains pathogenic to potato. Phytopathology 100:1250-1261. 

* N'Guessan CA, Brisse S, Le Roux-Nio A-C, Poussier S, Koné D, Wicker E (2013) Development of variable number of tandem repeats typing schemes for Ralstonia solanacearum, the agent of bacterial wilt, banana Moko disease and potato brown rot. Journal of Microbiological Methods 92, 366-374

* Pardo JM, López-Alvarez D, Ceballos G et al. (2019) Detection of Ralstonia solanacearum phylotype II, race 2 causing Moko disease and validation of genetic resistance observed in the hybrid plantain FHIA-21. Tropical Plant Pathology 44, 371–379  https://doi.org/10.1007/s40858-019-00282-3
Ralstonia solanacearum species complex (as Musa) (RALSSO) Major host
* Blomme G, Dita M, Jacobsen KS, Pérez VL, Molina A, Ocimati W, Poussier S, Prior P (2017) Bacterial diseases of Bananas and Enset: current state of knowledge and integrated approaches toward sustainable management. Frontiers in Plant Science  8, 1290
------- confirmed host for R. syzygii subsp. celebesensis. 
Ralstonia syzygii (as Musa) (RALSSY) Major host
* Blomme G, Dita M, Jacobsen KS, Pérez VL, Molina A, Ocimati W, Poussier S, Prior P (2017) Bacterial diseases of Bananas and Enset: current state of knowledge and integrated approaches toward sustainable management. Frontiers in Plant Science  8, 1290
------- confirmed host for R. syzygii subsp. celebesensis. 

* Ray JD, Subandiyah S, Rincon-Florez VA, Prakoso AB, Mudita WI, Carvalhais LC, Markus JE, O'Dwyer CA, Drenth A (2021) Geographic expansion of banana blood disease in Southeast Asia. Plant Disease 105(10), 2792-2800. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-01-21-0149-RE
------- confirmed host.
Ralstonia syzygii subsp. celebesensis (as Musa) (RALSSC) Major host
* Blomme G, Dita M, Jacobsen KS, Pérez VL, Molina A, Ocimati W, Poussier S, Prior P (2017) Bacterial diseases of Bananas and Enset: current state of knowledge and integrated approaches toward sustainable management. Frontiers in Plant Science  8, 1290
------- confirmed host for R. syzygii subsp. celebesensis. 
Xanthomonas vasicola pv. musacearum (as Musa) (XANTMU) Major host
* Studholme DJ, Wicker E, Muzemil Abrare S, Aspin A, Bogdanove A, Broders K, Dubrow Z, Grant M, Jones JB, Karamura G, Lang J, Leach J, Mahuku G, Valentine Nakato G, Coutinho T, Smith J, Bull CT (2020) Transfer of Xanthomonas campestris pv. arecae and X. campestris pv. musacearum to X. vasicola (Vauterin) as X. vasicola pv. arecae comb. nov. and X. vasicola pv. musacearum comb. nov. and Description of X. vasicola pv. vasculorum pv. nov. Phytopathology 110(6), 1153-1160. https://doi.org/10.1094/PHYTO-03-19-0098-LE
Gymnandrosoma aurantianum (as Musa) (ECDYAU) Non-host
* Adamski D, Brown JW (2001) Systematic revision of the Ecdytolopha group of genera (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Grapholitini) in the New World. Entomologica Scandinavica Supplement 58, 86 pp.
-----  The record for Musa originates from the description of Argyroploce torticornis published by Meyrick in 1931, but the specimens’ labels indicate collection on cocoa. Musa or Musa acuminata are repeated in many publications, but this is considered as an error perpetuated from Meyrick 1931.