EPPO Global Database

Cenchrus purpureus(PESPU)

Pests

Organism Type
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.
Erwinia chrysanthemi (ERWICH) Host
Haplaxius crudus (MYNDCR) Host
* Howard FW (1989) Evaluation of six species of grasses as breeding hosts of Myndus crudus, a vector of lethal yellowing of palms. Proceedings of the 25th Annual Meeting of the Caribbean Food Crops Society vol. XXV, 433-438.
------- Nymph host.
Homalodisca vitripennis (HOMLTR) Host
* Hoddle MS, Triapitsyn SV, Morgan DJW (2003) Distribution and plant association records for Homalodisca coagulata (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) in Florida. Florida Entomologist 86(1), 89-91.
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.
Busseola fusca (BUSSFU) Wild/Weed
Chilo partellus (CHILZO) Wild/Weed