EPPO Global Database

Pseudotsuga menziesii(PSTME)

Pests

Organism Type
Melampsora medusae (MELMME) Alternate
* Molnar AC, Sivak B (1964) Melampsora infection of pine in British Columbia. Canadian Journal of Botany 42, 145-158.
------- aecial hosts of Melampsora medusae with reported infection in nature
Melampsora medusae f. sp. deltoidis (MELMMD) Alternate
* Molnar AC, Sivak B (1964) Melampsora infection of pine in British Columbia. Canadian Journal of Botany 42, 145-158.
------- aecial hosts of Melampsora medusae with reported infection in nature
Acleris gloverana (ACLRGL) Host
Arceuthobium tsugense (ARETS) Host
* Hawksworth FG, Wiens D (1996) Dwarf mistletoes: Biology, pathology, and systematics. USDA - Forest Service. Agriculture Handbook 709, 429 pp.
------- Rare host for A. tsugense subsp. tsugense.
Botryosphaeria laricina (GUIGLA) Host
Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (BURSXY) Host
Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (as Pseudotsuga) (BURSXY) Host
Chionaspis pinifoliae (PHECPI) Host
* INTERNET
ScaleNet. Chionaspis pinifoliae. http://scalenet.info/catalogue/Chionaspis%20pinifoliae/
Chionaspis pinifoliae (as Pseudotsuga) (PHECPI) Host
* INTERNET
ScaleNet. Chionaspis pinifoliae. http://scalenet.info/catalogue/Chionaspis%20pinifoliae/
Coniferiporia weirii (as Pinaceae) (INONWE) Host
Dendroctonus micans (DENCMI) Host
* Grégoire JC (1988) The greater European spruce beetle. In: Dynamics of forest insect populations (Ed. by Berryman A) Plenum Publishing Corporation, New York, USA. pp. 455-478.
Dendrolimus sibiricus (DENDSI) Host
Dothistroma septosporum (SCIRPI) Host
Fusarium circinatum (GIBBCI) Host
* Drenkhan R, Ganley B, Martín-García J, Vahalík P, Adamson K, Adamčíková K, Ahumada R, Blank L et al. (2020) Global geographic distribution and host range of Fusarium circinatum, the causal agent of pine pitch canker. Forests 11(7), 724.
------- Isolated records.

* Gordon TR, Kirkpatrick SC, Aegerter BJ, Wood DL, Storer AJ (2006) Susceptibility of Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) to pitch canker, caused by Gibberella circinata (anamorph = Fusarium circinatum). Plant Pathology 55, 231-237.
-------- In experiments, majority of tested trees were relatively resistant but some were clearly susceptible (short lesions).

* Gordon TR, Storer AJ, Okamoto D (1996) The population structure of the pitch canker pathogen, Fusarium subglutinans f. sp. pini, in California. Mycological Research 100, 850-854.
------- In California (US), affected trees showed branch dieback.

* Vogler D R, Gordon T R, Aegerter B J, Kirkpatrick S C, Lunak G A, Stover P, Violett P (2004) First report of the pitch canker fungus (Fusarium circinatum) in the Sierra Nevada of California. Plant Disease 88(7), 772.
Gnathotrichus sulcatus (GNAHSU) Host
Gnathotrichus sulcatus (as Pinaceae) (GNAHSU) Host
Gremmeniella abietina (GREMAB) Host
Gremmeniella abietina (as Pseudotsuga) (GREMAB) Host
Heterobasidion irregulare (HETEIR) Host
* Garbelotto M, Gonthier P (2013) Biology, Epidemiology, and Control of Heterobasidion Species Worldwide. Annu. Rev. Phytopathol. 2013. 51:39–59
------ confirmed host
Heterobasidion irregulare (as Pseudotsuga) (HETEIR) Host
Ips duplicatus (IPSXDU) Host
Ips typographus (IPSXTY) Host
Leptoglossus occidentalis (as Pseudotsuga) (LEPLOC) Host
Malacosoma disstria (MALADI) Host
Monochamus obtusus (MONCOB) Host
Neodiprion abietis (NEODAB) Host
Neonectria neomacrospora (NECTMA) Host
* Mantiri FR, Samuels GJ, Rahe JE, Honda BM (2001) Phylogenetic relationships in Neonectria species having Cylindrocarpon anamorphs inferred from mitochondrial ribosomal DNA sequences. Canadian Journal of Botany 79, 334-340.
Nothophaeocryptopus gaeumannii (PHARGA) Host
* Stone JK, Capitano BR, Kerrigan JL (2008) The histopathology of Phaeocryptopus gaeumannii on Douglas-fir needles. Mycologia 100(3), 431-444
Phacidium coniferarum (POTECO) Host
Phacidium coniferarum (as Pseudotsuga) (POTECO) Host
Phytophthora cinnamomi (as Pinaceae) (PHYTCN) Host
Phytophthora cryptogea (PHYTCR) Host
Phytophthora ramorum (PHYTRA) Host
* Garbelotto M & Rizzo DM (2002) Report on coast redwood and Douglas-fir as host for Phytophthora ramorum. http://www.suddenoakdeath.org/pdf/MGBinder.Redwoodreport.9.02.pdf
Pissodes fasciatus (PISOFA) Host
* Deyrup MA (1978) Notes on the biology of Pissodes fasciatus LeConte and its insect associates (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist 54(2), 103-106.

* Witcosky JJ, Hansen EM (1985) Root-colonizing insects recovered from Douglas-fir in various stages of decline due to black-stain root disease. Phytopathology 75(4), 399-402.
Pissodes strobi (PISOST) Host
Sirex noctilio (as Pseudotsuga) (SIRXNO) Host
Xylosandrus germanus (XYLBGE) Host
Arceuthobium douglasii (AREDO) Major host
Choristoneura freemani (ARCHOC) Major host
Choristoneura fumiferana (CHONFU) Major host
Coniferiporia weirii (INONWE) Major host
Contarinia pseudotsugae (CONTPS) Major host
Dendroctonus pseudotsugae (DENCPS) Major host
* Freeman MB, Labarge A, Tobin PC (2020) Phenology of Douglas-Fir Beetle (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and Its Role in Douglas-Fir Mortality in Western Washington.  Environmental Entomology, 49(1), 246–254, https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvz146
Leptoglossus occidentalis (LEPLOC) Major host
Ophiostoma wageneri (LEPGWA) Major host
Orgyia pseudotsugata (ORGYPS) Major host