EPPO Global Database

Persea americana(PEBAM)

Pests

Organism Type
Anastrepha ludens (ANSTLU) Incidental
Ceratitis cosyra (CERTCO) Incidental
Colletotrichum acutatum (COLLAC) Incidental
Rhynchophorus palmarum (RHYCPA) Incidental
Aleurothrixus trachoides (ALTRTR) Major
Amblypelta lutescens (AMBPLU) Major
* Lindsay KR, Zalucki MP, Newton IR, Furlong MJ (2019) Spatial and Temporal Dynamics of the Native Banana-Spotting Bug, Amblypelta lutescens lutescens (Hemiptera: Coreidae), in Avocado Crops in North Queensland, Australia, Journal of Economic Entomology 112(4), 1812–1820. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toz084
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Avocado sunblotch viroid (ASBVD0) Major
Conotrachelus aguacatae (CONHAG) Major
Conotrachelus perseae (CONHPE) Major
Euwallacea fornicatus (XYLBFO) Major
* List of Trees Impacted by Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer (PHSB) in South Africa (2019-07) https://polyphagous-shot-hole-borer.co.za/pshb-tree-list-july-2019/
------- reproductive host
Heilipus lauri (HEILLA) Major
Homalodisca vitripennis (HOMLTR) Major
Neocosmospora euwallaceae (FUSAEW) Major
Oligonychus perseae (OLIGPA) Major
Parabemisia myricae (PRABMY) Major
Paraleyrodes minei (PARYMI) Major
Phytophthora cinnamomi (PHYTCN) Major
Pseudacysta perseae (PSEYPE) Major
Raffaelea lauricola (RAFFLA) Major
Scirtothrips perseae (SCITPE) Major
Stenoma catenifer (STENCA) Major
Tetraleurodes perseae (TETLPE) Major
Thaumatotibia leucotreta (ARGPLE) Major
Xylosandrus morigerus (XYLSMO) Major
Aleurocanthus woglumi (ALECWO) Minor
Bactrocera dorsalis (DACUDO) Minor
Bactrocera tryoni (DACUTR) Minor
Ceratitis capitata (CERTCA) Minor
Ceratitis rosa (CERTRO) Minor
Diaprepes abbreviatus (DPREAB) Minor
Helopeltis antonii (HELOAN) Minor
Maconellicoccus hirsutus (PHENHI) Minor
Megaplatypus mutatus (PLTPMU) Minor
Parasaissetia nigra (SAISNI) Minor
Phymatotrichopsis omnivora (PHMPOM) Minor
Platynota stultana (PLAAST) Minor
Pseudacysta perseae (as Persea) (PSEYPE) Minor
Radopholus similis (RADOSI) Minor
Radopholus similis citrus race (RADOCI) Minor
Xylella fastidiosa (XYLEFA) Minor
Xylosandrus compactus (XYLSCO) Minor
Aleurodicus dispersus (ALEDDI) Unclassified
Aleurodicus dugesii (ALEDDU) Unclassified
Anastrepha serpentina (ANSTSE) Unclassified
Bactrocera carambolae (BCTRCB) Unclassified
* Allwood AJ, Chinajariyawong A, Drew RAI., Hamacek EL., Hancock DL., Hengsawad C, Jipanin JC, Jirasurat M, Kong Krong C, Kritsaneepaiboon S, Leong CTS, Vijaysegaran S (1999) Host plant records for fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) in South East Asia. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology suppl 7, 1-92.   

* Liquido NJ, McQuate GT, Nakamichi KA, Kurashima RS, Birnbaum AL, Hanlin MA (2016) Provisional list of suitable host plants of carambola fruit fly, Bactrocera (Bactrocera) carambolae Drew & Hancock (Diptera: Tephritidae), Version 1.1. Available online at USDA Compendium of Fruit Fly Host Information (CoFFHI).
Bactrocera caryeae (BCTRCR) Unclassified
* Ramani S, David KJ, Viraktamath CA, Kumar ARV (2008) Identity and distribution of Bactrocera caryeae (Kapoor) (Insecta: Diptera: Tephritidae) - A species under the Bactrocera dorsalis complex in India. Biosystematica 2, 49-57.
Bactrocera kandiensis (BCTRKA) Unclassified
* Tsuruta K, White IM, Bandara HMJ, Rajapakse H, Sundaraperuma SAH, Kahawatta SBMUC, Rajapakse GBJP (1997) A preliminary notes on the host-plants of fruit flies of the tribe Dacini (Diptera, Tephritidae) in Sri Lanka. Esakia 37, 149-160.
Brevipalpus yothersi (BRVPYO) Unclassified
Ceratitis anonae (CERTAN) Unclassified
* INTERNET
True Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) of the Afrotropical Region. Ceratitis anonae. Specimens. http://projects.bebif.be/fruitfly/taxoninfo.html?id=56
------- Confirmed host.
Ceratitis fasciventris (CERTFA) Unclassified
* INTERNET
True Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) of the Afrotropical Region. Ceratitis fasciventris. Specimens. http://projects.bebif.be/fruitfly/taxoninfo.html?id=63
------- Confirmed host.
Ceratitis quilicii (CERTQI) Unclassified
* INTERNET
True Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) of the Afrotropical Region. Ceratitis quilicii. Specimens. http://projects.bebif.be/fruitfly/taxoninfo.html?id=434
------- Confirmed host.
Ceroplastes ceriferus (CERPCE) Unclassified
Ceroplastes destructor (CERPDE) Unclassified
Ceroplastes stellifer (VINSST) Unclassified
Cryptoblabes gnidiella (CRYBGN) Unclassified
Elsinoë perseae (SPHAPE) Unclassified
Lasiodiplodia theobromae (PHYORH) Unclassified
Naupactus xanthographus (NAUPXA) Unclassified
Neosilba glaberrima (NSILGL) Unclassified
* Martins de Almeida LB, Coelho JB, Uchoa MA, Gisloti LJ (2019) Diversity of Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritoidea) and Their Host Plants in a Conservation Unit from Midwestern Brazil. Florida Entomologist, 102(3), 562-570. https://doi.org/10.1653/024.102.0333
------- confirmed host
Neosilba zadolicha (NSILZA) Unclassified
* Martins de Almeida LB, Coelho JB, Uchoa MA, Gisloti LJ (2019) Diversity of Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritoidea) and Their Host Plants in a Conservation Unit from Midwestern Brazil. Florida Entomologist, 102(3), 562-570. https://doi.org/10.1653/024.102.0333
------- confirmed host
Papaya mosaic virus (PAPMV0) Unclassified
Penthimiola bella (PETHBE) Unclassified
Prodiplosis longifila (PRDILO) Unclassified
Scirtothrips aurantii (SCITAU) Unclassified
* Bara GT, Laing MD (2019) Determination of the natural host status of avocado fruit to pestiferous thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa," African Entomology, 27(1), 245-253 https://doi.org/10.4001/003.027.0245
------- confirmed host
Tetranychus mexicanus (TETRME) Unclassified
* Aranda BR and Flechtman CHW (1971) A report on the Tetranychidae of Paraguay. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 73: 29-33.
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Xyleborus glabratus (XYLBGR) Unclassified
Xyleborus neivai (XYLBNE) Unclassified
Xyleborus perforans (XYLBPE) Unclassified
Zaprionus indianus (ZAPRIN) Unclassified
Zeuzera coffeae (ZEUZCO) Unclassified