EPPO Global Database

Nicotiana tabacum(NIOTA)

Pests

Organism Type
'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' (LIBEAS) Doubtful host
* Tolba IH, Soliman MA (2015) Citrus huanglongbing (greening disease) in Egypt: symptoms documentation and pathogen detection. American-Eurasian Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences 15(10), 2045-2058.
------- the report on CLas in Egypt has been denied by the NPPO of Egypt, which raises concerns of the validity of the information in this article.
Andean potato latent virus (as Solanaceae) (APLV00) Experimental
Andean potato mottle virus (as Solanaceae) (APMOV0) Experimental
Arracacha virus B oca strain (as Solanaceae) (AVBO00) Experimental
Barley stripe mosaic virus (BSMV00) Experimental
Beet curly top virus (BCTV00) Experimental
'Candidatus Liberibacter americanus' (LIBEAM) Experimental
* Francischini FJ, Oliveira KD, Astúa-Monge G, Novelli A, Lorenzino R, Matiolli C, Kemper E, Da Silva AC, Kitajima EW (2007) First report on the transmission of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter americanus’ from citrus to Nicotiana tabacum cv. Xanthi. Plant disease 91(5), 631.
Peach rosette mosaic virus (as Solanaceae) (PRMV00) Experimental
Peach rosette phytoplasma (PHYP30) Experimental
* Kirkpatrick BC (1995) Peach rosette. In: Compendium of stone fruit diseases. APS Press, St Paul, USA.

* Kunkel LO (1943) New hosts as a key to progress in plant virus disease research. In: Virus Diseases. Ithaca, USA: Rockerfeller Institute for Medical Research, 61-82.
Pepino mosaic virus (PEPMV0) Experimental
* Blystad D-R, Van der Vlugt R, Alfaro-Fernández A, Carmen Córdoba M, Bese G, Hristova D, Pospieszny H, Mehle N, Ravnikar M, Tomassoli L, Varveri C, Nielsen SL (2015) Host range and symptomatology of Pepino mosaic virus strains occurring in Europe. European Journal of Plant Pathology 143, 43-56.
------- As Nicotiana tabacum cv. xanthi
Potato black ringspot virus (PBRSV0) Experimental
Potato black ringspot virus (as Solanaceae) (PBRSV0) Experimental
Potato latent virus (POTLV0) Experimental
* Brattey C, Badge JL, Burns R, Foster GD, George E, Goodfellow HA, Mulholland V, McDonald JG, Jeffries CJ (2002) Potato latent virus: A proposed new species in the genus Carlavirus. Plant Pathology 51, 495-505.

* Goth RW, Ellis PJ, de Villiers G, Goins EW, Wright NS (1999) Characteristics and distribution of potato latent carlavirus (Red LaSoda) virus in North America. Plant Disease, 83(8), 751-753.
Potato spindle tuber viroid (as Nicotiana) (PSTVD0) Experimental
* Singh RP (1973) Experimental host range of the potato spindle tuber 'virus'. American Potato Journal 50, 111-123.
------- Aat least 25 Nicotiana species. Absence of symptoms.
Potato virus T (PVT000) Experimental
* Salazar LF, Harrison BD (1978) Host range, purification and properties of potato virus T. Annals of Applied Biology 89, 223-235.
Potato yellow dwarf nucleorhabdovirus (PYDV00) Experimental
Raspberry ringspot virus (RPRSV0) Experimental
Raspberry ringspot virus (as Nicotiana) (RPRSV0) Experimental
Satsuma dwarf virus (SDV000) Experimental
* Tanaka H, Imada J (1974) Mechanical transmission of viruses of satsuma dwarf, citrus mosaic, navel infectious mottling and natsudaidai dwarf to herbaceous plants. In: Weathers LG, Cohen M (eds.) Proceedings of the 6th Conference of IOCV, Riverside, California (US), pp. 141-145. 
------- Suceptible to SDV, CiMV and NIMV.
Squash leaf curl virus (SLCV00) Experimental
Strawberry latent ringspot virus (SLRSV0) Experimental
Tobacco streak ilarvirus potato strain (TSVP00) Experimental
Tobacco streak ilarvirus potato strain (as Solanaceae) (TSVP00) Experimental
Tomato brown rugose fruit virus (TOBRFV) Experimental
* Luria N, Smith E, Reingold V, Bekelman I, Lapidot M, Levin I, et al. (2017) A New Israeli Tobamovirus Isolate Infects Tomato Plants Harboring Tm-22 Resistance Genes. PLoS ONE 12(1): e0170429. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0170429
Tomato marchitez virus (TOANV0) Experimental
* Verbeek M, Dullemans AM, Van den Heuvel JF, Maris PC, Van der Vlugt RA (2008) Tomato marchitez virus, a new plant picorna-like virus from tomato related to tomato torrado virus. Archives of virology 153(1), 127-134.
------- inoculation studies.
Tomato mottle mosaic virus (TOMMV0) Experimental
* Fillmer K, Adkins S, Pongam P, D'Elia T (2015) Complete genome sequence of a Tomato mottle mosaic virus isolate from the United States. Genome Announcements 3(2), e00167-15. doi:10.1128/genomeA.00167-15
------- N. tabacum 'Xanthi nc'.

* Li Y, Wang Y, Hu J, Xiao L, Tan G, Lan P, Liu Y, Li F (2017) The complete genome sequence, occurrence and host range of Tomato mottle mosaic virus Chinese isolate. Virology Journal 14, 15. doi: 10.1186/s12985-016-0676-2
------ N. tabacum 'Samsun', 'Xanthi nc'.

* Sui X, Zheng Y, Li R, Padmanabhan C, Tian T, Groth-Helms D, Keinath AP, Fei Z, Wu Z, Lin KS (2017) Molecular and biological characterization of Tomato mottle mosaic virus and development of RT-PCR detection. Plant Disease 101(5), 704-711.
------- N. tabacum 'Sansun' and 'Xanthi nc'.

* Turina M, Geraats BPJ, Ciuffo M (2016) First report of Tomato mottle mosaic virus in tomato crops in Israel. New Disease Reports 33, 1. http://dx.doi.org/10.5197/j.2044-0588.2016.033.001
------- N. tabacum 'White Burley'.
Tomato mottle virus (as Nicotiana) (TOMOV0) Experimental
Tomato ringspot virus (TORSV0) Experimental
Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (as Nicotiana) (TYLCV0) Experimental
Aculops lycopersici (VASALY) Host
Aculops lycopersici (as Solanaceae) (VASALY) Host
Alfalfa mosaic virus (AMV000) Host
Aphis citricidus (TOXOCI) Host
* Singh G, Singh R (2017) Food plant records of Aphidini (Aphidinae: Aphididae: Hemiptera) in India. Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies 5(2), 1280-1302.
Asproparthenis punctiventris (CLEOPU) Host
Autographa gamma (PYTOGA) Host
Bactericera cockerelli (PARZCO) Host
* Aguilar E, Sengoda VG, Bextine B, McCue KF, Munyaneza JE (2013) First report of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ on tobacco in Honduras. Plant Disease 97(10), 1376-1377.
Bemisia tabaci (as Solanaceae) (BEMITA) Host
'Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum' (LIBEPS) Host
* Aguilar E, Sengoda VG, Bextine B, McCue KF, Munyaneza JE (2013) First report of ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ on tobacco in Honduras. Plant Disease 97(10), p 1376.
'Candidatus Phytoplasma solani' (PHYPSO) Host
* Mitrović J, Duduk B (2011) Occurrence of a new stolbur strain in tobacco in Serbia. Bulletin of Insectology 64 (Supplement), S107-S108.
'Candidatus Phytoplasma trifolii' (PHYPTR) Host
Ceratothripoides claratris (CRTZCL) Host
* Steenken N, Halaweh N (2011) Host plant preference study for Ceratothripoides claratris (Shumsher) (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) and CaCV (Genus Tospovirus; Family Bunyaviridae) in Bangkok, Thailand. Journal of Entomology 8(2), 198-203.
Chrysodeixis eriosoma (CHRXER) Host
Colletotrichum fructicola (COLLFC) Host
* EFSA PLH Panel (EFSA Panel on Plant Health), Bragard C, Dehnen-Schmutz K, Di Serio F, Gonthier P, Jacques M-A, Jaques Miret JA, Justesen AF, MacLeod A, Magnusson CS, Milonas P, Navas-Cortes JA, Parnell S, Potting R, Thulke H-H, Van der Werf W, Civera AV, Yuen J, Zappala L,  Migheli Q, Vloutoglou I, Campese C, Maiorano A, Streissl F, Reignault PL (2021) Scientific Opinion on the pest categorisation of Colletotrichum fructicola. EFSA Journal 19(8), 6803, 41 pp
Colombian datura virus (CDV000) Host
* Schubert J, Doroszewska T, Chrzanowska M, Sztangret-Wisniewska J (2006) Natural infection of tobacco by Colombian datura virus in Poland, Germany and Hungary. Journal of Phytopathology 154, 343-348.

* Strumpf T, Buckhorn R, Lesemann DE (2005) [Occurrence of the Colombian datura virus on tobacco in Germany]. Nachrichtenblatt des Deutschen Pflanzenschutz 57, 1-3 (in German).
Diabrotica undecimpunctata howardi (DIABUH) Host
* 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 (Coleoptera: Megalopodidae, Orsodacnidae, Chrysomelidae, excluding Bruchinae). Coleopterists Society, Special Publication 2, 1-476.
------- Larval host.
Dickeya chrysanthemi (ERWICH) Host
* Lin W, Liu YX, Feng YX, Zhang SC, Zhao Q, Lin Q, Wang J (2020) First report of bacterial hollow stalk caused by Dickeya chrysanthemi (syn. Erwinia chrysanthemi) on tobacco in Nanping, China. Plant Disease 104(12), p 3248.
Ditylenchus dipsaci (DITYDI) Host
Empoasca tabaci (EMPOTA) Host
Epilachna vigintioctomaculata (as Solanaceae) (EPILVI) Host
Epitrix cucumeris (EPIXCU) Host
* 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 (Coleoptera: Megalopodidae, Orsodacnidae and Chrysomelidae, excluding Bruchinae). The Coleopterists Society, Special Publication 2, 1-476.

* Foster RE, Obemeyer JL (2017) Vegetable Insects. Flea Beetles. E-74-W, Purdue University, Extension Entomology, 2 pp. https://extension.entm.purdue.edu/publications/E-74/E-74.html
------- Common and destructive on tomato, aubergine, potato, sweet pepper and tobacco.
Epitrix tuberis (EPIXTU) Host
* 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

* 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
Euwallacea kuroshio (as Nicotiana) (EUWAKU) Host
* Smith SM, Gomez DF, Beaver RA, Hulcr J, Cognato AI (2019) Reassessment of the species in the Euwallacea fornicatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) complex after the rediscovery of the ‘lost’ type specimen. Insects 10, 261. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects10090261
Frankliniella occidentalis (FRANOC) Host
Groundnut ringspot virus (GRSV00) Host
Helicoverpa armigera (HELIAR) Host
* Cunningham JP, Zalucki MP (2014) Understanding heliothine (Lepidoptera: Heliothinae) pests: what is a host plant? Journal of Economic Entomology 107, 881–896.
Heterodera glycines (HETDGL) Host
Impatiens necrotic spot virus (INSV00) Host
* Daughtrey ML, Jones RK, Moyer JW, Daub ME, Baker JR (1997) Tospoviruses strike the greenhouse industry: INSV has become a major pathogen on flower crops. Plant Disease 81(11),  1220-1230.

* Martínez-Ochoa N, Csinos AS, Whitty EB, Johnson AW, Parrish MJ (2003) First teport on the incidence of mixed infections of Impatiens necrotic spot virus (INSV) and Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV) in tobacco grown in Georgia, South Carolina, and Virginia. Plant Health Progress. Https://doi.org/10.1094/PHP-2003-0417-01-HN
Liriomyza sativae (as Solanaceae) (LIRISA) Host
Listroderes costirostris (LISTCO) Host
* Morrone JJ (2011) Annotated checklist of the tribe Listroderini (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Cyclominae). Zootaxa 3119, 1-68.
Listroderes difficilis (LISTDI) Host
* Morrone JJ (2011) Annotated checklist of the tribe Listroderini (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Cyclominae). Zootaxa 3119, 1-68.
Lucerne enation virus (LEV000) Host
Meloidogyne chitwoodi (as Nicotiana) (MELGCH) Host
* Santo GS, O'Bannon JH, Finley AM, Golden AM (1980) Occurrence and host range of a new root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne chitwoodi) in the Pacific northwest. Plant Disease 64, 951-952.
Meloidogyne ethiopica (MELGET) Host
Meloidogyne luci (MELGLC) Host
* Sen F, Aydinli (2021) Host status of cultivated crops to Meloidogyne luci. European Journal of Plant Pathology 161(3), 607-618.
------- In experiments, cv. Canik 190-5 was found to be an excellent host.
Naupactus leucoloma (GRAGLE) Host
* Chadwick CF (1965) Checklist of the Brachyderinae (Col. Curculionidae) occurring in Australia. Journal of the Entomological Society of Australia (NSW) 2, 21-34.
Pepper chat fruit viroid (PCFVD0) Host
Pepper chat fruit viroid (as Solanaceae) (PCFVD0) Host
Pepper golden mosaic virus (PEPGMV) Host
Phthorimaea operculella (PHTOOP) Host
Phthorimaea operculella (as Solanaceae) (PHTOOP) Host
Phymatotrichopsis omnivora (PHMPOM) Host
* Anonymous (1960) Index of Plant Diseases in the United States. Agriculture Handbook no 165, USDA-ARS (US) 531 pp.
Phytophthora nicotianae var. parasitica (PHYTNP) Host
Pseudomonas cichorii (PSDMCI) Host
* Lan DY, Shu FL, Lu YH, Shou AF, Lin W, Yuan GQ (2022) First Report of a Leaf Spot Disease of Tobacco Caused by Pseudomonas cichorii in China. Plant Disease 106(3), 1058. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-10-21-2158-PDN
Ralstonia pseudosolanacearum (RALSPS) Host
* Abdurahman A, Parker ML, Kreuze J, Elphinstone JG, Struik PC, Kigundu A, Arengo E, Sharma K (2019) Molecular epidemiology of Ralstonia solanacearum Species Complex strains causing bacterial wilt of potato in Uganda. Phytopathology 109, 1922-1931

* Liu Y, Wu D, Liu Q, Zhang S, Tang Y, Jiang G, Li S, Ding W (2017) The sequevar distribution of Ralstonia solanacearum in tobacco-growing zones of China is structured by elevation. European Journal of Plant Pathology 147(3), 541-551.
------- confirmed host. 
Ralstonia solanacearum race 3 (no longer in use) (as Nicotiana) (PSDMS3) Host
Ralstonia syzygii subsp. indonesiensis (RALSSI) Host
* Lu CH, Li JY, Mi MG, Lin ZL, Jiang N, Gai XT, Jun-Hong M, Lei LP, Xia ZY. (2021) Complete genome sequence of Ralstonia syzygii subsp. indonesiensis strain LLRS-1, isolated from wilted tobacco in China. Phytopathology 111(12), 2392-2394.
Rotylenchulus reniformis (ROTYRE) Host
Scrobipalpa aptatella (PHTOHE) Host
Spodoptera eridania (PRODER) Host
Spodoptera frugiperda (LAPHFR) Host
* 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.
Spodoptera littoralis (SPODLI) Host
Spodoptera ornithogalli (PRODOR) Host
* Brito R, Specht A, Gonçalves GL, Moreira GRP, Carneiro E, Santos FL, Roque-Specht VF, Mielke OHH, Casagrande MM (2019) Spodoptera marima: a new synonym of Spodoptera ornithogalli (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), with notes on adult morphology, host plant use and genetic variation along its geographic range. Neotropical Entomology 48(3), 433-448.

* Capinera JL (2017) Yellowstriped Armyworm, Spodoptera ornithogalli (Guenée) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida /IFAS Extension, EENY216, 4p. https://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/pdffiles/IN/IN37300.pdf

* Comstock JA (1965) Ciclo biologico de Prodenia ornithogalli Guenée (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Serie Zoologia 36, 199-202.

* Crumb SE (1929) Tobacco cutworms. USDA Technical Bulletin 88, p 179.

* Heppner JB (2007) Lepidoptera of Florida. Part 1. Introduction and catalog. Gainesville, Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, p 670.

* Poveda BD, Schwitzer DA (1964) Estudio biológico del Prodenia ornithogalli Guen. y del Prodenia sunia (Guen.) en três hospedeiros. Acta Agronômica 14(1), 71-101.

* Robinson GS, Ackery PR, Kitching IJ, Beccaloni GW, Hernández LM (2010) HOSTS - A Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants. Natural History Museum, London. http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosts

* Tietz HM (1972) An index to the described life histories, early stages and hosts of the Macrolepidoptera of the continental United States and Canada, 536 pp.

* Wolcott GN (1948) The insects of Puerto Rico. Journal of Agriculture of the University of  Puerto Rico 32, 417–748.
Striga hermonthica (STRHE) Host
Thrips hawaiiensis (THRIHA) Host
Thrips palmi (THRIPL) Host
* Elizondo AI, Murguido CA, Pérez I, Piedra F, Peña E, Martínez M, Martell M, de los Ángeles Fernández M, Sariol H, Rodríguez S, Jiménez R, Granda G, Palacios F (2003) Thrips palmi Karny en la agricultura cubana. Fitosanidad 7(2), 1-9.
Thrips parvispinus (THRIPV) Host
* Sartiami D, Mound LA (2013) Identification of the terebrantian thrips (Insecta, Thysanoptera) associated with cultivated plants in Java, Indonesia. ZooKeys 306, 1–21. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.306.5455
------- Collected from this plant in Java (Indonesia).
Thrips setosus (THRISE) Host
Tiracola plagiata (TIRAPL) Host
Tobacco rattle virus (TRV000) Host
Tobacco streak virus (TSV000) Host
Tomato chlorosis virus (TOCV00) Host
* Fiallo-Olivé E, Espino AI, Botella-Guillén M, Gómez-González E, Reyes-Carlos JA, Navas-Castillo J (2014) Tobacco: a new natural host of Tomato chlorosis virus in Spain. Plant Disease 98(8), p 1162.
------- confirmed host
Tomato leaf curl Sinaloa virus (TOLCSI) Host
Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV0) Host
Tomato zonate spot virus (TZSV00) Host
* Cai JH, Qin BX, Wei XP, Huang J, Zhou WL, Lin BS, Yao M, Hu ZZ, Feng ZK, Tao XR (2011) Molecular identification and characterization of Tomato zonate spot virus in tobacco in Guangxi, China. Plant Disease 95(11), p 483.
Tylenchorhynchus claytoni (TYLRCL) Host
Aleurothrixus trachoides (ALTRTR) Major host
* Sundararaj R, Krishnan S, Sumalatha BV (2021) Invasion and expansion of exotic whiteflies (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in India and their economic importance. Phytoparasitica 49(5), 851-863.
Bactrocera latifrons (as Solanaceae) (DACULA) Major host
* 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
Bemisia tabaci (BEMITA) Major host
Eggplant mottled dwarf nucleorhabdovirus (EMDV00) Major host
Epitrix hirtipennis (EPIXPA) Major host
Epitrix similaris (EPIXSI) Major host
Helicoverpa zea (HELIZE) Major host
* Johnson MW, Stinner RE, Rabb RL (1975) Ovipositional response of Heliothis zea (Boddie) to its major hosts in North Carolina. Environmental Entomology 4(2), 291-297.

* Kolodny-Hirsch DM, Harrison FP (1982) Comparative damage and leaf area consumption by the tobacco budworm and corn earworm on Maryland tobacco. Journal of Economic Entomology, 75(2), 168-172.
Meloidogyne enterolobii (MELGMY) Major host
* Yang B, Eisenback JD (1983) Meloidogyne enterolobii n.sp. (Meloidogynidae), a root-knot nematode parasitizing pacara earpot tree in China. Journal of Nematology 15(3), 381–391.
Peronospora hyoscyami (PEROTA) Major host
Pseudomonas syringae pv. tabaci (PSDMTA) Major host
Ralstonia solanacearum (RALSSL) Major host
* Abdurahman A, Parker ML, Kreuze J, Elphinstone JG, Struik PC, Kigundu A, Arengo E, Sharma K (2019) Molecular epidemiology of Ralstonia solanacearum Species Complex strains causing bacterial wilt of potato in Uganda. Phytopathology 109, 1922-1931 

* Ravelomanantsoa S, Robène I, Chiroleu F, Guérin F, Poussier S, Pruvost O, Prior P (2016). A novel multilocus variable number tandem repeat analysis typing scheme for African phylotype III strains of the Ralstonia solanacearum species complex. PeerJ. 4:e1949. doi: 10.7717/peerj.1949.

* 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

* Rodrigues LMR, Destéfano SAL, Silva MJ, Costa GGL, Maringoni AC (2012) Characterization of Ralstonia solanacearum from Brazil using molecular methods and pathogenicity tests. Journal of Plant Pathology 94, 505–16.
Ralstonia solanacearum race 1 (no longer in use) (PSDMS1) Major host
Ralstonia solanacearum species complex (RALSSO) Major host
* Abdurahman A, Parker ML, Kreuze J, Elphinstone JG, Struik PC, Kigundu A, Arengo E, Sharma K (2019) Molecular epidemiology of Ralstonia solanacearum Species Complex strains causing bacterial wilt of potato in Uganda. Phytopathology 109, 1922-1931

* Liu Y, Wu D, Liu Q, Zhang S, Tang Y, Jiang G, Li S, Ding W (2017) The sequevar distribution of Ralstonia solanacearum in tobacco-growing zones of China is structured by elevation. European Journal of Plant Pathology 147(3), 541-551.
------- confirmed host.

* 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

* Ravelomanantsoa S, Robène I, Chiroleu F, Guérin F, Poussier S, Pruvost O, Prior P (2016). A novel multilocus variable number tandem repeat analysis typing scheme for African phylotype III strains of the Ralstonia solanacearum species complex. PeerJ. 4:e1949. doi: 10.7717/peerj.1949.

* Rodrigues LMR, Destéfano SAL, Silva MJ, Costa GGL, Maringoni AC (2012) Characterization of Ralstonia solanacearum from Brazil using molecular methods and pathogenicity tests. Journal of Plant Pathology 94, 505–16.
Spodoptera litura (PRODLI) Major host
Tetranychus evansi (TETREV) Major host
* Blair BW (1983) Tetranychus evansi Baker & Pritchard (Acari : Tetranychidae); a new pest of tobacco in Zimbabwe. Coresta Phytopathology and Agronomy Study Group, Bergerac, France, 1-6.

* Gutierrez J, Etienne J (1986) Les Tetranychidae de l'île de la Réunion et quelques-uns de leurs prédateurs. Agronomie Tropicale, 41: 84-91.

* Meyer MKPS (1996) Mite pests and their predators on cultivated plants in Southern Africa: vegetables and berries. Plant Protection Research Institute, P., South Africa, Plant Protection Research Institute Handbook, No 6: 90 p.
Tobacco ringspot virus (TRSV00) Major host
* Korbecka-Glinka G, Przybyś M, Feledyn-Szewczyk B (2021) A survey of five plant viruses in weeds and tobacco in Poland. Agronomy 11(8), 1667.
------- Confirmed host.

* Rush MC, Gooding GV (1970) The occurrence of Tobacco ringspot virus strains and Tomato ringspot virus in hosts indigenous to North Carolina. Phytopathology 60, 1756-1760.
Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV00) Major host
* Parrella G, Gognalons P, Gebre-Selassie K, Vovlas C, Marchoux G (2003) An update of the host range of tomato spotted wilt virus. Journal of Plant Pathology 85(4), 227-264.
------- Confirmed host.
Heterodera glycines (as Solanaceae) (HETDGL) Wild/Weed
Potato yellow dwarf nucleorhabdovirus (as Solanaceae) (PYDV00) Wild/Weed
Stagonosporopsis andigena (as Solanaceae) (PHOMAN) Wild/Weed