EPPO Global Database

Passiflora edulis(PAQED)

Pests

Organism Type
Citrus tristeza virus (as Passiflora) (CTV000) Experimental
Aleurothrixus floccosus (ALTHFL) Host
Anastrepha ludens (ANSTLU) Host
* Eskafi FM, Cunningham RT (1987) Host plants of fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) of economic importance in Guatemala. Florida Entomologist 70, 116-123.
Bactrocera dorsalis (DACUDO) Host
* Allwood AJ, Chinajariyawong A, Kritsaneepaiboon S, Drew RAI, Hamacek EL, Hancock DL, Hengsawad C, Jinapin JC, Jirasurat M, Krong CK, Leong CTS, Vijaysegaran S (1999) Host plant records for fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Southeast Asia. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 47(7), 1-92.
Brevipalpus yothersi (BRVPYO) Host
Brevipalpus yothersi (as Passiflora) (BRVPYO) Host
Ceratitis capitata (CERTCA) Host
* De Meyer M., Copeland RS, Lux SA, Mansell M, Quilici S, Wharton R, White IM, Zenz NJ (2002) Annotated check list of host plants for Afrotropical fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) of the genus Ceratitis. Zoologische Documentatie Koninklijk Museum voor Midden Afrika 27, 1-91.
Ceratothripoides brunneus (CRTZBR) Host
Clavigralla tomentosicollis (ACAMTO) Host
Cotton leaf curl Multan virus (CLCUMV) Host
* Tang Y, He Z, Zhou G (2020) Passiflora edulis is a new host of Cotton leaf curl Multan virus–betasatellite complex in China, Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology, DOI: 10.1080/07060661.2019.1706640
Hercinothrips bicinctus (HERCBI) Host
Leptoglossus australis (as Passiflora) (LEPLAU) Host
Planococcus kenyae (as Passiflora) (PLANKE) Host
Scirtothrips dorsalis (SCITDO) 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 fijiensis (as Passiflora) (TETRFI) Host
Thrips hawaiiensis (THRIHA) Host
Zeugodacus cucurbitae (DACUCU) Host
* De Meyer M, Delatte H, Mwatawala M, Quilici S, Vayssières JF, Virgilio M (2015) A review of the current knowledge on Zeugodacus cucurbitae (Coquillett) (Diptera, Tephritidae) in Africa, with a list of species included in Zeugodacus. ZooKeys 540, 539-557. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.540.9672
Bactrocera tryoni (DACUTR) Major host
* Hancock D, Hamacek EL, Lloyd AC, Elson-Harris MM (2000) The distribution and host plants of fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Australia. Queensland Department of Primary Industries, 75 pp.

* Leblanc L, Vueti ET, Drew AI, Allwood AJ (2012) Host plant records for fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacini) in the Pacific islands. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Society 44, 11-53.
Tetranychus mexicanus (TETRME) Major host
* da Silva PR, dos Santos CEM, da Silva RS, da Silva EM, Lopes MC, da Silva Paes J, Picanço MC (2020) Assessing the resistance of passion fruit genotypes as control method to Tetranychus mexicanus. Crop Protection 128: 104990. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cropro.2019.104990
------- T. mexicanus is one of the most significant pests of passion fruit in America.

* Flechtmann CHW, Kreiter S, Etienne J and Moraes GJd (1999) Plant mites (Acari) of the French Antilles. 1. Tetranychoidea (Prostigmata). Acarologia, 40: 137-144
------- confirmed host