EPPO Global Database

Serratia marcescens(SERRMA)


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
Citrullus lanatus (CITLA) Major host
Cucumis melo (CUMME) Major host
Cucumis melo subsp. melo var. cantaloupensis (CUMMC) Major host
Cucurbitaceae (1CUCF) Major host
Cucurbita pepo (CUUPE) Major host
Zea mays (ZEAMX) Major host
Cannabis sativa (CNISA) Host
* Schappe T, Ritchie DF, Thiessen LD (2020) First report of Serratia marcescens causing a leaf spot disease on industrial hemp (Cannabis sativa). Plant Disease 104(4), p 1248. 
------- In North Carolina (US).
Capsicum annuum (CPSAN) Host