EPPO Global Database

Ocimum basilicum(OCIBA)

Pests

Organism Type
Pepino mosaic virus (PEPMV0) Doubtful host
* Davino S, Accotto GP, Masenga V, Torta L, Davino M (2009) Basil (Ocimum basilicum) a new host of Pepino mosaic virus. Plant Pathology 58, 407.

* PEPEIRA (2011) Pest risk analysis for Pepino mosaic virus. Pepino mosaic virus: epidemiology, economic impact and pest risk analysis (PEPEIRA). Thematic Priority Sustainable management of Europe’s natural resources. Project n° 044190.
-------- Attempts to inoculate other isolates of PepMV onto basil did not result in infected basil.
Aleurodicus dispersus (ALEDDI) Host
* Boopathi T (2022) New host plants, natural enemy complex and newly distributed potential areas of exotic spiralling whitefly (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in India. Phytoparasitica 50(2), 335-357.
Bemisia tabaci (BEMITA) Host
Ceratothripoides brunneus (CRTZBR) Host
Cherry rasp leaf virus (CRLV00) Host
* Bratsch SA, Grinstead S, Lockhart B, Mollov D (2020) Biological properties and genomic sequence of an isolate of cherry rasp leaf virus from tomato. Journal of Plant Pathology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s42161-020-00522-5
Corythauma ayyari (as Ocimum) (COTMAY) Host
Impatiens necrotic spot virus (INSV00) Host
* Grausgruber-Gröger S (2012) First report of Impatiens necrotic spot virus on Ocimum basilicum, Eruca sativa and Anthriscus cerefolium in Austria. New Disease Reports 26, 12.

* Poojari S, Naidu RA (2013) First report of Impatiens necrotic spot virus (INSV) infecting basil (Ocimum basilicum) in the United States. Plant Disease 97(6), p 850.
Liriomyza huidobrensis (LIRIHU) Host
* Mujica M, Kroschel J (2011) Leafminer fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) occurrence, distribution, and parasitoid associations in field and vegetable crops along the Peruvian coast. Environmental Entomology 40, 217-230.

* Rauf A, Shepard BM, Johnson MW (2000) Leafminers in vegetables, ornamental plants and weeds in Indonesia: Surveys of host crops, species composition and parasitoids. International Journal of Pest Management 46, 257-266.
------- confirmed host. Reared from infested leaves collected in the field
Liriomyza sativae (LIRISA) Host
* Ramírez JGL, Espinoza FHR, Salgado SZ, Morales FAB (2021) Avaliação da Eficácia de Produtos Orgânicos para Controle de Minerador de Folhas (Liriomyza sativae Blanchard) sobre Manjericão (Ocimum basilicum L.) [Evaluation of the effectiveness of organic products to control the leaf miner (Liriomyza sativae Blanchard) in basil (Ocimum basilicum L.)]. Brazilian Journal of Animal and Environmental Research 4(2), 2371-2384. (in Portuguese)
Liriomyza trifolii (LIRITR) Host
* Ramírez JGL, Espinoza FHR, Salgado SZ, Morales FAB (2021) Avaliação da Eficácia de Produtos Orgânicos para Controle de Minerador de Folhas (Liriomyza sativae Blanchard) sobre Manjericão (Ocimum basilicum L.) [Evaluation of the effectiveness of organic products to control the leaf miner (Liriomyza sativae Blanchard) in basil (Ocimum basilicum L.)]. Brazilian Journal of Animal and Environmental Research 4(2), 2371-2384. (in Portuguese)
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.
Meloidogyne enterolobii (MELGMY) Host
* Brito JA, Stanley JD, Mendes ML, Cetintas R, Dickson DW (2007) Host status of selected cultivated plants to Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Florida. Nematropica 37(1), 65–71.
------- greenhouse study.

* Gu M, Bui HX, Desaeger JA, Ye W (2021) First report of Meloidogyne enterolobii on Thai basil in Florida, United States. Plant Disease 105(11), 3764.
-------in a commercial field of Ocimum basilicum var. thyrsiflora.
Peronospora belbahrii (as Ocimum) (PEROBE) Host
Popillia japonica (POPIJA) Host
* INTERNET
Regione Piemonte. Servizio fitosanitario. Lotte obbligatorie - Coleottero scarabeide del Giappone (Popillia japonica Newman). Popillia danni e difesa. https://www.regione.piemonte.it/web/sites/default/files/media/documenti/2019-06/popillia_danni_difesa.pdf
Raoiella indica (RAOIIN) 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.
Tetranychus evansi (TETREV) Host
* Ferreira MA, Sousa ME (2011) Hosts and Distribution of the Spider Mite Tetranychus evansi (Acari: Tetranychidae) in Portugal. Hale, C., Xxviii International Horticultural Congress on Science and Horticulture for People, Leuven 1, Int Soc Horticultural Science, (917): 133-136.
Thrips palmi (THRIPL) Host
* Kalpana Tillekaratne, Edirisinghe JP, Gunatilleke CVS, Karunaratne AIP (2011) A checklist of thrips species of Sri Lanka. Ceylon Journal of Science (Bio. Sci.) 40(2), 89-108.
Tomato chlorotic spot virus (TCSV00) Host
Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV00) 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.
Cochlochila bullita (COKLBU) Major host
Peronospora belbahrii (PEROBE) Major host
* Cohen Y, Ben Naim Y, Falach L, Rubin AE (2017) Epidemiology of basil downy mildew. Phytopathology, 107, 1149–1160.