EPPO Global Database

Parasaissetia nigra(SAISNI)


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
Ficus benjamina (FIUBE) Major host
Hedera helix (HEEHE) Major host
herbaceous ornamental plants (2ORNH) Major host
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis (HIBRS) Major host
Annona cherimola (ANUCH) Host
Annona muricata (ANUMU) Host
* Cham AK, Luna-Esquivel G, Robles-Bermudez A, Rios-Velasco C, Coronado-Blanco JM, Cambero-Campos OJ (2019) Insects associated with the soursop (Annona muricata L.) crop in Nayarit, Mexico. Florida Entomologist 102(2), 359-365. https://doi.org/10.1653/024.102.0211
-------- In Nayarit state, Mexico.
Blighia sapida (BLISA) Host
Carica papaya (CIAPA) Host
Citroncirus (1CJCG) Host
Citrus (1CIDG) Host
Citrus trifoliata (PMITR) Host
Coffea arabica (COFAR) Host
Croton tiglium (CVNTI) Host
Diospyros kaki (DOSKA) Host
* Wakgari WM, Giliomee JH (2004) Insect pests of astringent persimmon in the Western and Eastern Cape Provinces of South Africa. African Plant Protection 10(1): 1–5.
Eucalyptus camaldulensis (EUCCM) Host
* Mendel Z, Protasov A (2019) The entomofauna on Eucalyptus in Israel: A review. European Journal of Entomology 116, 450-460. https://doi.org/10.14411/eje.2019.046
------- Glasshouse.
Ficus (1FIUG) Host
Fortunella (1FOLG) Host
Gossypium hirsutum (GOSHI) Host
Hevea brasiliensis (HVEBR) Host
Hibiscus (1HIBG) Host
Mangifera indica (MNGIN) Host
Myrtus communis (MYVCO) Host
* Ülgentürk S, Ercan C, Yaşar B, Kaydan MB (2022) Checklist of Turkish Coccoidea (Hemiptera: Sternorryncha) species. Trakya University Journal of Natural Sciences 23(Special Issue), S113-S129. https://doi.org/10.23902/trkjnat.1123152
Persea americana (PEBAM) Host
Psidium guajava (PSIGU) Host
Punica granatum (PUNGR) Host
Santalum album (SNAAL) Host
Syzygium myrtifolium (SYZMY) Host
* Mazzeo G, Nucifora S, Longo S (2020) Definitive confirmation of establishment of Parasaissetia nigra (Nietner) (Hemiptera, Coccidae) in Sicily (Italy), with notes on its association with a new host, Syzygium myrtifolium Walp. EPPO Bulletin 50(2), 295–298.
x Citrofortunella microcarpa (CJFMI) Host