EPPO Global Database

Megaplatypus mutatus(PLTPMU)

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
Populus alba (POPAL) Major host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.

* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Populus deltoides (POPDE) Major host
* Casaubon E, Cueto G, Spagarino C (2006) [Different behavior of Megaplatypus mutatus (=Platypus sulcatus) (Chapuis, 1865) in a comparative yield trial of 30 clones of Populus deltoides Batr. in the low delta of the Parana river].  RIA 35(2), 103-115 (in Spanish).
------- All studied clones were found susceptible.

* Ceriani-Nakamurakare E, Ramos S, Robles CA, Novas MV, D´Jonsiles MF, Gonzalez-Audino P, Carmarán C (2018) Metagenomic approach of associated fungi with Megaplatypus mutatus (Coleoptera: Platypodinae). Silva Fennica 52(3), 9940. https://doi.org/10.14214/sf.9940

* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
------- Populus deltoides including cvs. carolinensis, virginiana.

* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Populus nigra (POPNI) Major host
* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Populus x canadensis (POPCA) Major host
* Alfaro RI, Humble LM, Gonzalez P, Villaverde R, Allegro G (2007) The threat of the ambrosia beetle Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (=Platypus mutatus Chapuis) to world poplar resources. Forestry 80(4), 471-479.

* Allegro G, Griffo R (2008) I rischi di diffusione di Megaplatypus mutatus. L'informatore Agrario no. 13, 73-76.
Acacia (1ACAG) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Acacia mearnsii (ACAMR) Host
* Santana DLQ, Santos AF (2001) [Occurrence of Platypus sulcatus on black-wattle (Acacia mearnsii)]. Boletim de Pesquisa Florestal 42, 153–158 (in Portuguese).
------- In Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil).
Acer negundo (ACRNE) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Ailanthus altissima (AILAL) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Araucaria angustifolia (ARUAN) Host
* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus

* Mecke R, Galileo MHM (2004) A review of the weevil fauna (Coleoptera, Curculionoidea) of Araucaria angustifolia (Bert.) O. Kuntze (Araucariaceae) in South Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Zoologia 21(3), 505–513.
------- Galleries in trunks of Araucaria angustifolia in Parana.
Azadirachta indica (MEIAD) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Balfourodendron riedelianum (BFDRI) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Caesalpinia echinata (CAEEC) Host
* Girardi GS, Giménez RA, Braga MR (2006) Occurrence of Platypus mutatus Chapuis (Coleoptera: Platypodidae) in a brazilwood experimental plantation in Southeastern Brazil. Neotropical Entomology 35(6), 864-867.
Calophyllum brasiliense (CMUBR) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Cariniana estrellensis (KNXES) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Cariniana legalis (KNXLE) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Castanea sativa (CSNSA) Host
* Allegro G, Griffo R (2008) I rischi di diffusione di Megaplatypus mutatus. L'informatore Agrario no. 13, 73-76.

* Griffo R, Pesapane G, Funes H, Gonzalez-Audino P, Germinara GS (2012) Diffusione e controllo di platipo in Campania. L'informatore Agrario no. 31, 66-68.
Casuarina cunninghamiana (CSUCU) Host
* Ceriani-Nakamurakare E, Ramos S, Robles CA, Novas MV, D´Jonsiles MF, Gonzalez-Audino P, Carmarán C (2018) Metagenomic approach of associated fungi with Megaplatypus mutatus (Coleoptera: Platypodinae). Silva Fennica 52(3), 9940. https://doi.org/10.14214/sf.9940

* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Cedrela fissilis (CEDFI) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Cenostigma pluviosum (KNSPL) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Centrolobium tomentosum (CZLTO) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Citrus (1CIDG) Host
* Costilla MA, Venditti ME (1992) [Importance and control of taladrillo Platypus sulcatus (Coleoptera: Platypodidae), pest of citrus and avocado]. Revista Industrial y Agrícola de Tucumán 69(1-2), 163-166 (in Spanish).
------- On weakened trees.

* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Corylus avellana (CYLAV) Host
* Allegro G, Griffo R (2008) I rischi di diffusione di Megaplatypus mutatus. L'informatore Agrario no. 13, 73-76.

* Gonzalez-Audino P, Griffo R, Gatti P, Allegro G, Zerba E (2013) Pheromone detection of the introduced forest pest Megaplatypus mutatus (=Platypus mutatus) (Chapuis) (Platypodinae, Curculionidae) in Italy. Agroforestry Systems 87, 109-115.
------ It was observed the the full life cycle could be completed on this host in Italy.
Croton floribundus (CVNFL) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Croton piptocalyx (CVNPI) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Delonix regia (DEXRE) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Diospyros kaki (DOSKA) Host
* Griffo R, Pesapane G, Funes H, Gonzalez-Audino P, Germinara GS (2012) Diffusione e controllo di platipo in Campania. L'informatore Agrario no. 31, 66-68.
Enterolobium contortisiliquum (ENECO) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Erythrina crista-galli (ERZCG) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Eucalyptus (1EUCG) Host
* Allegro G, Griffo R (2008) I rischi di diffusione di Megaplatypus mutatus. L'informatore Agrario no. 13, 73-76.

* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.

* Griffo R, Pesapane G, Funes H, Gonzalez-Audino P, Germinara GS (2012) Diffusione e controllo di platipo in Campania. L'informatore Agrario no. 31, 66-68.

* Zanuncio AJV, Pastori PL, Kirkendall LR, Lino-Neto J, Serrão JE, Zanuncio JC (2010) Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Platypodinae) attacks hybrid Eucalyptus L'Héritier De Brutelle clones In Southern Espírito Santo, Brazil. The Coleopterists Bulletin 64(1), 81-83.
------- On Eucalyptus urophylla x E. camaldulensis and E. urophylla x E. grandis in plantations.
Eucalyptus camaldulensis (EUCCM) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.

* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Eucalyptus dunnii (EUCDU) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.

* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Eucalyptus robusta (EUCRO) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Eucalyptus tereticornis (EUCTR) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.

* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Eucalyptus urophylla (EUCUP) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Eucalyptus viminalis (EUCVI) Host
* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Ficus benjamina (FIUBE) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Ficus carica (FIUCA) Host
* Griffo R, Pesapane G, Funes H, Gonzalez-Audino P, Germinara GS (2012) Diffusione e controllo di platipo in Campania. L'informatore Agrario no. 31, 66-68.
Fraxinus (1FRXG) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Fraxinus excelsior (FRXEX) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Grevillea robusta (GRERO) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Juglans regia (IUGRE) Host
* Allegro G, Griffo R (2008) I rischi di diffusione di Megaplatypus mutatus. L'informatore Agrario no. 13, 73-76.

* Griffo R, Pesapane G, Funes H, Gonzalez-Audino P, Germinara GS (2012) Diffusione e controllo di platipo in Campania. L'informatore Agrario no. 31, 66-68.
Laurus nobilis (LURNO) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Ligustrum lucidum (LIGLU) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Liquidambar styraciflua (LIQST) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Livistona chinensis (LIVCH) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Luehea divaricata (LUHDI) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Luetzelburgia guaissara (LUEGU) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Machaerium stipitatum (MCJST) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Magnolia grandiflora (MAGGR) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Malus (1MABG) Host
* Allegro G, Griffo R (2008) I rischi di diffusione di Megaplatypus mutatus. L'informatore Agrario no. 13, 73-76.
Malus domestica (MABSD) Host
* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Malus sylvestris (MABSY) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Mangifera indica (MNGIN) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Morus (1MORUG) Host
* Griffo R, Pesapane G, Funes H, Gonzalez-Audino P, Germinara GS (2012) Diffusione e controllo di platipo in Campania. L'informatore Agrario no. 31, 66-68.
Pachira aquatica (PCJAQ) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Persea americana (PEBAM) Host
* Costilla MA, Venditti ME (1992) [Importance and control of taladrillo Platypus sulcatus (Coleoptera: Platypodidae), pest of citrus and avocado]. Revista Industrial y Agrícola de Tucumán 69(1-2), 163-166 (in Spanish).
Pinus (1PIUG) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Piptadenia gonoacantha (PITGO) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Pittosporum undulatum (PTUUN) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Platanus x hispanica (PLTHY) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Platypodium elegans (PLYEL) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Populus (1POPG) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Prunus armeniaca (PRNAR) Host
* Allegro G, Griffo R (2008) I rischi di diffusione di Megaplatypus mutatus. L'informatore Agrario no. 13, 73-76.

* Griffo R, Pesapane G, Funes H, Gonzalez-Audino P, Germinara GS (2012) Diffusione e controllo di platipo in Campania. L'informatore Agrario no. 31, 66-68.
Prunus avium (PRNAV) Host
* Allegro G, Griffo R (2008) I rischi di diffusione di Megaplatypus mutatus. L'informatore Agrario no. 13, 73-76.
Prunus domestica (PRNDO) Host
* Griffo R, Pesapane G, Funes H, Gonzalez-Audino P, Germinara GS (2012) Diffusione e controllo di platipo in Campania. L'informatore Agrario no. 31, 66-68.
Prunus persica (PRNPS) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.

* Griffo R, Pesapane G, Funes H, Gonzalez-Audino P, Germinara GS (2012) Diffusione e controllo di platipo in Campania. L'informatore Agrario no. 31, 66-68.

* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Pyrus (1PYUG) Host
* Allegro G, Griffo R (2008) I rischi di diffusione di Megaplatypus mutatus. L'informatore Agrario no. 13, 73-76.
Pyrus communis (PYUCO) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.

* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Quercus (1QUEG) Host
* Allegro G, Griffo R (2008) I rischi di diffusione di Megaplatypus mutatus. L'informatore Agrario no. 13, 73-76.

* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.

* Griffo R, Pesapane G, Funes H, Gonzalez-Audino P, Germinara GS (2012) Diffusione e controllo di platipo in Campania. L'informatore Agrario no. 31, 66-68.
Quercus palustris (QUEPA) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Quercus robur (QUERO) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.

* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Quercus rubra (QUERU) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Robinia (1ROBG) Host
* Griffo R, Pesapane G, Funes H, Gonzalez-Audino P, Germinara GS (2012) Diffusione e controllo di platipo in Campania. L'informatore Agrario no. 31, 66-68.
Robinia pseudoacacia (ROBPS) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Salix (1SAXG) Host
* Casaubon EA, Cueto GR, Hodara K, Gonzalez AC (2004) [Influence of site quality on the attack of Platypus mutatus Chapuis (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) to a willow plantation (Salix babylonica × Salix alba cv 131/27)]. Ecología Austral 14(2), 113-120 (in Spanish).
------- On Salix hybrids in Argentina.

* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Salix alba (SAXAL) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Salix babylonica (SAXBA) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.

* INTERNET
Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Megaplatypus mutatus. https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/megaplatypus-mutatus
Salix nigra (SAXNI) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Schizolobium parahyba (SZBPA) Host
* Carvalho Filho MM, Teixeira EP, Conforti TB (2008) Registro de novos hospedeiros de Megaplatypus mutatus (Chapuis) (Coleoptera, Platypodidae) no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil (Nota Científica). Revista do Instituto Florestal 20(2), 213-219.
Sebastiania commersoniana (SEICM) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Taxodium distichum (TADDI) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Tilia moltkei (TILMO) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Ulmus (1ULMG) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Ulmus pumila (ULMPU) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.
Vitex megapotamica (BIGME) Host
* Giménez RA, Etiennot AE (2003) Host range of Platypus mutatus. Entomotropica 18, 89–94.