EPPO Global Database

'Candidatus Phytoplasma prunorum'(PHYPPR)


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
Prunus armeniaca (PRNAR) Major host
* Koncz LS, Petróczy M, Pénzes B, Ladányi M, Palkovics L, Gyócsi P, Nagy G, Ágoston J, Fail J (2023) Detection of ‘Candidatus Phythoplasma prunorum’in apricot trees and its associated psyllid samples. Agronomy 13(1), 199. https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy13010199
Prunus salicina (PRNSC) Major host
Convolvulus arvensis (CONAR) Wild/Weed
Cynodon dactylon (CYNDA) Wild/Weed
Prunus spinosa (PRNSN) Wild/Weed
* Jarausch W, Jarausch B, Fritz M, Runne M, Etropolska A, Pfeilstetter E (2019) Epidemiology of European stone fruit yellows in Germany: the role of wild Prunus spinosa. European Journal of Plant Pathology 154(2), 463-476.
------- Surveys conducted in Germany from 2013 to 2017 suggest that P. spinosa plays an important role in the disease epidemiology.
Prunus avium (PRNAV) Host
Prunus cerasifera (PRNCF) Host
* Riedle‐Bauer M, Paleskić C, Schwanzer J (2019) Epidemiological and molecular study on ‘Candidatus Phytoplasma prunorum’ in Austria and Hungary. Annals of Applied Biology 175(3), 400-414.
Prunus domestica (PRNDO) Host
Prunus dulcis (PRNDU) Host
* Ben Khalifa M, Fakhfakh H (2011) First report of 'Candidatus Phytoplasma prunorum' infecting almonds in Tunisia. Phytoparasitica 39(4), 411-414.
Prunus mahaleb (PRNMH) Host
Prunus persica (PRNPS) Host
Ribes (1RIBG) Host
* Špak J, Koloniuk I, Tzanetakis IE (2021) Graft-Transmissible Diseases of Ribes–Pathogens, Impact, and Control. Plant disease, 105(2), 242-250.
Prunus (1PRNG) Experimental