EPPO Global Database

Rubus sp.(RUBSS)


Organism Type
Acleris nishidai (as Rubus) (ACLRNI) Host
* Brown JW, Nishida K (2008) A new species of Acleris Hübner, [1825] from high elevations of Costa Rica (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae, Tortricini). SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterología 36(143), 341-348.
Anastrepha suspensa (ANSTSU) Host
* Anonymous (1969) [Host records for Tephritidae]. United States Department of Agriculture Cooperative Economic Insect Report, 19, 607.

* Ibrahim R (1980) Fruit flies of Florida. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, 356 pp.

* Swanson RW, Baranowski RM (1972) Host range and infestation by the Caribbean fruit fly, Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae), in south Florida. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society, 271-273.
Anoplophora chinensis (as Rubus) (ANOLCN) Host
* Sjöman H, Östberg J & Nilsson J (2014) Review of host trees for the wood-boring pests Anoplophora glabripennis and Anoplophora chinensis: an urban forest perspective. Arboriculture & Urban Forestry 40(3), 143–164.
Anthonomus bisignifer (as Rubus) (ANTHBI) Host
* Kojima H, Morimoto K (1994) Taxonomic study of the subfamily Anthonominae from Japan (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Esakia 34, 147-186.
Anthonomus signatus (ANTHSI) Host
* Chittenden FH (1908) The strawberry weevil (Anthonomus signatus Say.). USDA, Division of Entomology. Circular no. 21, second series, 7 pp.
-------- Dewberries are reported to be hosts.

* Kovach J, Rieckenberg R, English-Loeb G, Pritts M (1999) Oviposition patterns of the strawberry bud weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) at two spatial scales and implications for management. Journal of Economic Entomology 92(6), 1358-1363.
------- Brambles.

* McPhie D, Burrack HJ (2017) Effect of simulated Anthonomus signatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) injury on strawberries (Fragaria x ananassa) grown in Southeastern plasticulture production. Journal of Economic Entomology 110(1), 208–212.
------- Caneberries.
Apple mosaic virus (as Rubus) (APMV00) Host
Apriona germari (as Rubus) (APRIGE) Host
* Lim J, Jung S-Y, Lim J-S, Jang J, Kim K-M, Lee Y-M, Lee B-W (2014) A review of host plants of Cerambycidae (Coleoptera: Chrysomeloidea) with new host records for fourteen Cerambycids, including the Asian longhorn beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis Motschulsky), in Korea. Korean Journal of Applied Entomology 53(2), 111-133.
Cacoecimorpha pronubana (TORTPR) Host
* Robinson GS, Ackery PR, Kitching IJ, Beccaloni GW, Hernández LM (2006) HOSTS - a database of the hostplants of the world’s Lepidoptera. The Natural History Museum, London.https://www.nhm.ac.uk/our-science/data/hostplants/search/index.dsml
'Candidatus Phytoplasma rubi' (as Rubus) (PHYPRU) Host
* Malembic-Maher S, Salar P, Filippin L, Carle P, Angelini E, Foissac X (2011) Genetic diversity of European phytoplasmas of the 16SrV taxonomic group and proposal of ‘Candidatus Phytoplasma rubi’. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 61(9), 2129-2134.
Ceratitis quilicii (as Rubus) (CERTQI) Host
* De Meyer M, Mwatawala M, Copeland RS, Virgilio M (2016) Description of new Ceratitis species (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Africa, or how morphological and DNA data are complementary in discovering unknown species and matching sexes. European Journal of Taxonomy 233, 1-23. 
------- Confirmed host.
Choristoneura rosaceana (CHONRO) Host
* Food Plant Database for the Leafrollers of the World (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). http://www.tortricidae.com/foodplantreferences.asp
------- LACM Index. Records from the card file at the Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History, Los Angeles, California; transcribed by Gaeden Robinson (BMNH).

* McGregor R, Hueppelsheuser T, Luczynski A, Henderson D (1998) Collection and evaluation of Trichogramma species (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) as biological controls of the oblique-banded leafroller, Choristoneura rosaceana (Harris) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in  raspberries and blueberries. Biological Control 11, 38-42.
Diabrotica virgifera zeae (as Rubus) (DIABVZ) Host
* Clark SM, LeDoux DG, Seeno TN, Riley EG, Gilbert AJ, Sullivan JM (2004) Host plants of leaf beetle species occurring in the United States and Canada (Coleoptera: Megalopodidae, Orsodacnidae, Chrysomelidae, excluding Bruchinae). Coleopterists Society, Special Publication 2, 615 pp.
------- Adult host.
Eotetranychus lewisi (EOTELE) Host
* Howell AD, Daugovish O. (2013) Biological Control of Eotetranychus lewisi and Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Tetranychidae) on strawberry by four phytoseiids (Acari: Phytoseiidae). Journal of Economic Entomology, 106: 80-85.
Homalodisca vitripennis (HOMLTR) Host
* Adlerz WC (1980) Ecological observations on two leafhoppers that transmit the Pierce’s disease bacteria. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 93, 115-120.
------- Adults and ymphs were observed on this plant.
Idaeovirus rubi (as Rubus) (RBDV00) Host
Lycorma delicatula (LYCMDE) Host
* Barringer L, Ciafré CM (2020) Worldwide feeding host plants of spotted lanternfly, with significant additions from North America. Environmental Entomology 49(5), 999–1011.

* Kim S, Kuhn A, Raupp MJ, Martinson H (2023) Host preferences of spotted lanternfly and risk assessment of potential tree hosts in managed and semi-natural landscapes. Florida Entomologist 106(2), 74-82. https://doi.org/10.1653/024.106.0202
------- Egg masses were observed (Rubus spp. were a mix of R. allegheniensis and R. occidentalis).
Monilinia fructigena (as Rubus) (MONIFG) Host
Naupactus leucoloma (GRAGLE) Host
* Álvarez LJ, Bernardis AM, Defea B, Dellapé P, del Río MG, Gittins López CG,  Lanteri AA, López Armengol MF, Marino de Remes Lenicov AM, Minghetti E, Paradell S, Rizzo ME (2021) Inventory of Hemiptera, Coleoptera (Curculionidae) and Hymenoptera associated with the horticultural production of the Alto Valle de Río Negro and Neuquén provinces (Argentina). Revista de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina 80(1), 48-69.
Nepovirus arabis (as Rubus) (ARMV00) Host
Nepovirus avii (as Rubus) (CLRV00) Host
Nepovirus nicotianae (TRSV00) Host
* Rush MC, Gooding GV (1970) The occurrence of Tobacco ringspot virus strains and Tomato ringspot virus in hosts indigenous to North Carolina. Phytopathology 60, 1756-1760.
Nepovirus nigranuli (as Rubus) (TBRV00) Host
Nepovirus rubi (as Rubus) (RPRSV0) Host
Orthotospovirus impatiensnecromaculae (INSV00) Host
* Coneva E, Murphy JF, Boozer R, Velasquez N  (2010) Incidence and distribution of viruses in blackberry (Rubus sp.) in Alabama. International Journal of Fruit Science 10(1), 87-95.

* Tzanetakis IE, Guzmán-Baeny TL, VanEsbroeck ZP, Fernandez GE, Martin RR (2009) First report of Impatiens necrotic spot virus in blackberry in the Southeastern United States. Plant Disease 93(4), p 432.
Orthotospovirus impatiensnecromaculae (as Rubus) (INSV00) Host
* Coneva E, Murphy JF, Boozer R, Velasquez N (2009) Viruses identified in blackberries grown in Alabama. Phytopathology 99(6 suppl.), S24.
------- confirmed host.
Phymatotrichopsis omnivora (PHMPOM) Host
* Anonymous (1960) Index of Plant Diseases in the United States. Agriculture Handbook no 165, USDA-ARS (US) 531 pp.
Phytophthora cryptogea (as Rubus) (PHYTCR) Host
Platynota stultana (PLAAST) Host
* Basinger AJ (1936) Notes on the orange worms Argyrotaenia (Tortrix) citrana Fern. and Platynota stultana Wlsm. Journal of Economic Entomology 29, 131–134.

* Hoover GA, Biddinger DJ (2014) Omnivorous leafroller, Platynota stultana (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Penn State Extension Pest Alert. https://ento.psu.edu/files/omnivorous-leafroller/view

* Powell JA (1983) Expanding geographical and ecological range of Platynota stultana in California. Pan–Pacific Entomologist 59, 233–239.
Pochazia shantungensis (POCZSH) Host
* Stroiński A, Balderi M, Marraccini D, Mazza G (2022) First records of Pochazia shantungensis (Chou & Lu, 1977) (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha: Ricaniidae) in Italy. Zootaxa 5188 (3), 275–282, https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5188.3.4
Rhodococcus fascians (as Rubus) (CORBFA) Host
Ricania speculum (as Rubus) (RICASC) Host
Scirtothrips aurantii (as Rubus) (SCITAU) Host
* NPPO of Spain. EPPO Reporting Service 2021/008. Available at https://gd.eppo.int/reporting/article-6947.
------- detected on blaclberry during official surveys.
Scirtothrips dorsalis (SCITDO) Host
* López-Lima D, Tejeda-Reyes MA, Rodríguez-Málaga RD, López-Bautista E, Salinas-Castro A, Illescas-Riquelme CP (2023) New hosts, distribution, and color trap preferences of the invasive thrips Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) in Mexico. Journal of Entomological Science 58(4), 400-411. https://doi.org/10.18474/JES23-11

* Ortiz JA, Infante F, Rodriguez D, Toledo-Hernandez RA (2020) Discovery of Scirtothrips dorsalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) in blueberry fields of Michoacan, Mexico. Florida Entomologist 103(3), 408-410. https://doi.org/10.1653/024.103.0316
------- as blackberry
Stralarivirus fragariae (as Rubus) (SLRSV0) Host
Thrips imaginis (as Rubus) (THRIIM) Host
Thrips palmi (as Rubus) (THRIPL) Host
* Zamora Landa AI, Lemus Soriano BA, Cambero Campos OJ, Pinedo-Escatel JA (2021) Nuevos registros de trips y daños asociados a blueberries y zarzamora en el Estado de Michoacán, México. Southwestern Entomologist 45(4), 1165-1170.
Tobacco streak virus black raspberry latent strain (as Rubus) (TSVBL0) Host
Xiphinema rivesi (XIPHRI) Host
* Wojtowicz MR, Golden AM, Forer LB, Stouffer RF (1982) Morphological comparisons between Xiphinema rivesi Dalmasso and X. americanum Cobb populations from the Eastern United States. Journal of Nematology 14(4), 511-516.
Drosophila suzukii (DROSSU) Major host
Orgyia leucostigma (as Rubus) (HEMELE) Major host
* Belton EM (1988) Lepidoptera on fruit crops in Canada, Simon Fraser University, Dept. of Biological Sciences, Pest Management Program, Burnaby, BC. 105 pp.

* Heppner JB (2003) Lepidoptera of Florida. Part 1. Introduction and catalog. Volume 17 of Arthropods of Florida and neighboring land areas. Division of Plant Industry. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Gainesville, Florida. 670 pp.

* Robinson GS, Ackery PR, Kitching IJ, Beccaloni GW & Hernández LM (2010) HOST - A database of the world's Lepidopteran hostplants. Natural History Museum, London. https://www.nhm.ac.uk (Accessed on 7 December 2020 and 21 March 2021)
Peronospora rubi (as Rubus) (PERORU) Major host
Hamaspora longissima (as Rubus) (HAMALO) Wild/Weed