EPPO Global Database

Platypus quercivorus(PLTPQU)

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
Quercus mongolica (QUEMO) Major host
* Ozaki K, Ueda A, Tokuda S, Wada H, Kitajima H (2020) First report of an ambrosia beetle, Platypus quercivorus, vector of Japanese oak wilt, in Hokkaido, northern Japan, Journal of Forest Research, DOI: 10.1080/13416979.2020.1860453