EPPO Global Database

Coconut lethal yellowing phytoplasma(PHYP56)


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
Cocos nucifera (CCNNU) Major host
Arenga (1AGBG) Wild/Weed
Borassus flabellifer (BASFL) Wild/Weed
Caryota urens (CAWUR) Wild/Weed
Cleome rutidosperma (CLERT) Wild/Weed
Corypha (1CPYG) Wild/Weed
Cyanthillium cinereum (VENCI) Wild/Weed
Dictyosperma (1DYTG) Wild/Weed
Gaussia (1GSIG) Wild/Weed
Hyophorbe (1HFBG) Wild/Weed
Latania lontaroides (LTALO) Wild/Weed
Livistona chinensis (LIVCH) Wild/Weed
Macroptilium lathyroides (PHSLY) Wild/Weed
Nannorrhops ritchiana (NNORI) Wild/Weed
Pritchardia pacifica (PWDPA) Wild/Weed
Stachytarpheta jamaicensis (STCJA) Wild/Weed
Syagrus sp. (SYASS) Wild/Weed
Synedrella nodiflora (SYDNO) Wild/Weed
Veitchia (1VTHG) Wild/Weed
Adonidia merrillii (VTHME) Host
Aiphanes horrida (AHNAL) Host
Aiphanes minima (AHNAC) Host
Allagoptera arenaria (AGAAR) Host
Areca catechu (ARMCA) Host
Arecaceae (1PALF) Host
Arenga pinnata (AGBPI) Host
Caryota mitis (CAWMI) Host
Cocos (1CCNG) Host
Corypha umbraculifera (CPYUM) Host
Corypha utan (CPYUT) Host
Dictyosperma album (DYTAL) Host
Dypsis decaryi (DYQDE) Host
Dypsis leptocheilos (NEDLE) Host
Dypsis lutescens (CWCLU) Host
Elaeis guineensis (EAIGU) Host
Gaussia attenuata (GSIAT) Host
Howea belmoreana (HOWBE) Host
Howea forsteriana (HOWFO) Host
Livistona australis (LIVAU) Host
Phoenix (1PHXG) Host
Phoenix canariensis (PHXCA) Host
Phoenix dactylifera (PHXDA) Host
Ravenea rivularis (RVNRI) Host
Sabal palmetto (SABPA) Host
* Harrison NA, Helmick EE, Elliott ML (2009) First report of a phytoplasma-associated lethal decline of Sabal palmetto in Florida, USA. Plant Pathol. 2009, 58, 792.
Syagrus schizophylla (SYASC) Host
Trachycarpus fortunei (TRRFO) Host
* Singh R, Ferguson MH (2017) First report of a ‘Candidatus Phytoplasma palmae’-related subgroup 16SrIV-D phytoplasma on Trachycarpus fortunei. Australasian Plant Disease Notes 12, 59. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13314-017-0282-1