EPPO Global Database

Phenacoccus solenopsis(PHENSO)

Hosts

Important note about the classification of host plants in GD:
Categories have been assigned by the EPPO Secretariat on the basis of available data at the time of entry. They correspond to a qualitative evaluation of the importance of the host plant for the pest concerned and remain indicative only.
Further explanation of categories is available in the guide.
Organism Type
Gossypium hirsutum (GOSHI) Major host
* Campos da Silva D (2012) Occurrence of new species of mealybug on cotton fields in the States of Bahia and Paraíba, Brazil. Bragantia 71(4):467-470
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis (HIBRS) Major host
Solanum lycopersicum (LYPES) Major host
Abutilon asiaticum (ABUAS) Wild/Weed
Malvastrum coromandelianum (MAVCO) Wild/Weed
Abelmoschus esculentus (ABMES) Host
Abelmoschus moschatus (ABMMO) Host
Anacardium occidentale (ANAOC) Host
Annona muricata (ANUMU) Host
* Pacheco da Silva VC, Kaydan MB, Silva-Torres CSAD, Torres JB (2019) Mealybug species (Hemiptera: Coccomorpha: Pseudococcidae) on soursop and sugar apple (Annonaceae) in North-East Brazil, with description of a new species of Pseudococcus Westwood. Zootaxa 4604(3): 525–538
Annona squamosa (ANUSQ) Host
* Pacheco da Silva VC, Kaydan MB, Silva-Torres CSAD, Torres JB (2019) Mealybug species (Hemiptera: Coccomorpha: Pseudococcidae) on soursop and sugar apple (Annonaceae) in North-East Brazil, with description of a new species of Pseudococcus Westwood. Zootaxa 4604(3): 525–538
Cajanus cajan (CAJCA) Host
Capsicum annuum (CPSAN) Host
Carica papaya (CIAPA) Host
Chrysanthemum (1CHYG) Host
Citrullus lanatus (CITLA) Host
Citrus limon (CIDLI) Host
* Aroua K, Bora Kaydan M, Ercan C, Biche M (2020) First Record of Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Hemiptera: Coccoidea: Pseudococcidae) in Algeria. Entomological News 129(1), 63-66. https://doi.org/10.3157/021.129.0109
------- confirmed host
Cucumis melo (CUMME) Host
Cucurbita moschata (CUUMO) Host
Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (CMOTE) Host
Helianthus annuus (HELAN) Host
Hibiscus cannabinus (HIBCA) Host
Hibiscus sabdariffa (HIBSA) Host
Lagenaria siceraria (LGNSI) Host
Luffa acutangula (LUFAC) Host
Luffa aegyptiaca (LUFAE) Host
Mangifera indica (MNGIN) Host
Manilkara zapota (MNKZA) Host
Momordica charantia (MOMCH) Host
Psidium guajava (PSIGU) Host
Punica granatum (PUNGR) Host
Sesamum indicum (SEGIN) Host
Solanum melongena (SOLME) Host
Solanum tuberosum (SOLTU) Host
Sorghum bicolor (SORVU) Host
Vigna radiata (PHSAU) Host
Vitis (1VITG) Host
Vitis vinifera (VITVI) Host
Ziziphus mauritiana (ZIPMA) Host