EPPO Global Database

Pieris japonica(PIRJA)


Organism Type
Phytophthora cinnamomi (as Ericaceae) (PHYTCN) Host
Phytophthora kernoviae (PHYTKE) Host
* Beales PA, Lane CR, Barton VC, Giltrap PC (2006) Phytophthora kernoviae on ornamentals in the UK. EPPO Bulletin 36, 377-379.
Phytophthora ramorum (PHYTRA) Host
* Davidson JM, Werres S, Garbelotto M, Hansen M & Rizzo DM (2003) Sudden oak death and associated diseases caused by Phytophthora ramorum. Plant Health Progress 4(1), 12.
Stephanitis takeyai (as Ericaceae) (STEPTA) Host
Phytophthora ramorum (as Pieris) (PHYTRA) Major host
* Cave GL, Randall-Schadel B & Redlin SC (2008) Risk analysis for Phytophthora ramorum Werres, de Cock & Man in’t Veld, causal agent of sudden oak death, ramorum leaf blight, and ramorum dieback. US Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Raleigh, NC. USDA (2010) Phytophthora ramorum Werres, de Cock & Man in’t Veld. Pest Risk Assessment for Oregon.  https://static1.squarespace.com/static/58740d57579fb3b4fa5ce66f/t/599dec4b2994ca3914cdde86/1503521868110/Pram_PRA_OR_11192010.pdf

* Grünwald NJ, LeBoldus JM & Hamelin RC (2019) Ecology and evolution of the sudden oak death pathogen Phytophthora ramorum. Annual Review of Phytopathology 57,  301-321.

* Trippe A, Berghauer E & Osterbauer N (2008) A high troughput system for the detection of Phytophthora ramorum in susceptible plant species: a preliminary report. In: Frankel SJ, Kliejunas JT & Palmieri KM (2008) Proceedings of the Sudden Oak Death Third Symposium, General Technical Report PSW-GTR-214. US Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station 214, 427-434.
Stephanitis pyrioides (STEPPY) Major host
Stephanitis takeyai (STEPTA) Major host
* Colombo, M.; Limonta, L. (2001) Record of Stephanitis takeyai Drake ; Maa (Heteroptera Tingidae) on Pieris japonica (Thunb.) D. Don introduced in Italy.  Bolletino di Zoologia Agraria e di Bachicoltura, Serie II, 33(2), 139-142.