EPPO Global Database

Solanum tuberosum(SOLTU)

Pests

Organism Type
Andean potato latent virus (as Solanaceae) (APLV00) Experimental
Andean potato mottle virus (as Solanaceae) (APMOV0) Experimental
Andean potato mottle virus (as Solanum) (APMOV0) Experimental
Arracacha virus B oca strain (as Solanaceae) (AVBO00) Experimental
Columnea latent viroid (CLVD00) Experimental
* Hammond R, Smith DR, Diener TO (1989) Nucleotide sequence and proposed secondary structure of Columnea latent viroid: a natural mosaic of viroid sequences. Nucleic Acids Research, 17, 10083-10093
Meloidogyne enterolobii (MELGMY) Experimental
* Onkendi EM, Moleleki LN (2013) Detection of Meloidogyne enterolobii in potatoes in South Africa and phylogenetic analysis based on intergenic region and the mitochondrial DNA sequences. European Journal of Plant Pathology 136(1), 1-5.
------- confirmed host

* Lima-Medina I, Bellé C, Casa-Coila VH, da S. Pereira A, Gomes BD (2016) Reaction of potato cultivars to root-knot nematodes. Nematropica 46, 188-196.

* Rodriguez MG, Sanchez L, Rowe J (2003) Host status of agriculturally important plant families to the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne mayaguensis in Cuba. Nematropica, 33(2), 125-130
------- greenhouse study
Peach rosette mosaic virus (as Solanaceae) (PRMV00) Experimental
Pepino mosaic virus (PEPMV0) Experimental
* Blystad D-R, Van der Vlugt R, Alfaro-Fernández A, Carmen Córdoba M, Bese G, Hristova D, Pospieszny H, Mehle N, Ravnikar M, Tomassoli L, Varveri C, Nielsen SL (2015) Host range and symptomatology of Pepino mosaic virus strains occurring in Europe. European Journal of Plant Pathology 143, 43-56.
------- Mostly symptomless but some cultivars show clear symptoms,

* Jones RAC, Koenig R, Lesemann DE (1980) Pepino mosaic virus, a new potexvirus from pepino (Solanum muricatum). Annals of Applied Biology 94, 61.
-------- Mostly symptomless but some cultivars show clear symptoms.
Potato black ringspot virus (as Solanaceae) (PBRSV0) Experimental
Potato spindle tuber viroid (as Solanum) (PSTVD0) Experimental
* Singh RP (1973) Experimental host range of the potato spindle tuber 'virus'. American Potato Journal 50, 111-123.
------- At least 51 species, absence of symptoms (except for Solanum depilatum and S. lycopersicum)
Potato virus T (as Solanaceae) (PVT000) Experimental
Radopholus similis (RADOSI) Experimental
Tobacco streak ilarvirus potato strain (as Solanaceae) (TSVP00) Experimental
Tomato yellow vein streak virus (TOYVSV) Experimental
Aculops lycopersici (VASALY) Host
Aculops lycopersici (as Solanaceae) (VASALY) Host
Agrius convolvuli (HERSCO) Host
Agrotis segetum (AGROSE) Host
Alfalfa mosaic virus (AMV000) Host
* Nie X, De Koeyer D, Liang Z, Dickison V, Singh M, Hawkins G (2015) Identification and first report of a potato tuber necrosis-inducing isolate of Alfalfa mosaic virus in Canada. Plant Disease 99(11), p 1658.
Andean potato latent virus (as Solanum) (APLV00) Host
Anthonomus eugenii (as Solanum) (ANTHEU) Host
* Elmore JC, Davis AC, Campbell RE (1934) The pepper weevil. USDA Techical Bulletin No. 447.

* Patrock RJ, Schuster DJ (1992) Feeding, oviposition and development of the pepper weevil (Anthonomus eugenii) on selected species of Solanaceae. Tropical Pest Management 38, 65-69.
Aonidomytilus albus (as Solanum) (AONMAL) Host
Arracacha virus B oca strain (as Solanum) (AVBO00) Host
Bagrada hilaris (BAGRHI) Host
Beastie the Bug (BEASTY) Host
Beet curly top virus (BCTV00) Host
Bemisia tabaci (as Solanaceae) (BEMITA) Host
Bothynoderes punctiventris (CLEOPU) Host
Brachyplatys subaeneus (BRAPSU) Host
* Rédei D (2016) The identity of the Brachyplatys species recently introduced to Panama, with a review of bionomics (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Plataspidae). Zootaxa 4136(1), 141-154.
Cacoecimorpha pronubana (TORTPR) Host
'Candidatus Phytoplasma americanum' (as Solanum) (PHYPAE) Host
'Candidatus Phytoplasma australiense' (PHYPAU) Host
'Candidatus Phytoplasma trifolii' (PHYPTR) Host
'Candidatus Phytoplasma trifolii' (as Solanum) (PHYPTR) Host
Ceratothripoides brunneus (CRTZBR) Host
Cherry rasp leaf virus (CRLV00) Host
* Osman F, Al Rwahnih M, Rowhan A (2017) Real-time RT-qPCR detection of Cherry rasp leaf virus, Cherry green ring mottle virus, Cherry necrotic rusty mottle virus, Cherry virus A and Apple chlorotic leaf spot virus in stone fruits. Journal of Plant Pathology 99 (1), 279-285.

* Thompson JR, Perry KL, De Jong W (2004) A new potato virus in a new lineage of picorna-like viruses. Archives of Virology 149(11), 2141-2154.
Chrysodeixis eriosoma (CHRXER) Host
Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. michiganensis (CORBMI) Host
* Ignatov AN, Spechenkova NA, Taliansky M and Kornev KP (2019) First report of Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. michiganensis infecting potato in Russia. Plant Disease 103(1), 147. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-04-18-0691-PDN
------- Causing outbreaks in central and northwest parts of Russia between 2011 and 2017.
Clavigralla tomentosicollis (ACAMTO) Host
Conoderus rufangulus (CONORU) Host
Diabrotica undecimpunctata howardi (DIABUH) 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, 1-476.
------- Larval host.
Diabrotica undecimpunctata undecimpunctata (DIABUN) 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, 1-476.
-------- Larval and adult host.
Diabrotica virgifera zeae (as Solanum) (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.
Dickeya chrysanthemi (ERWICH) Host
Dulcamara mottle virus (as Solanum) (DUMV00) Host
Epicaerus cognatus (EPIECO) Host
Epilachna vigintioctomaculata (as Solanaceae) (EPILVI) Host
Epiphyas postvittana (TORTPO) Host
Epitrix hirtipennis (EPIXPA) Host
Helicoverpa armigera (HELIAR) Host
* Cunningham JP, Zalucki MP (2014) Understanding heliothine (Lepidoptera: Heliothinae) pests: what is a host plant? Journal of Economic Entomology 107, 881–896.
Helicoverpa zea (as Solanaceae) (HELIZE) Host
Impatiens necrotic spot virus (INSV00) Host
* Crosslin JM, Hamlin LL (2010) First report of Impatiens necrotic spot virus infecting greenhouse-grown potatoes in Washington State. Plant Disease 94(12), p 1507.
------- confirmed host.
Jacobiasca lybica (EMPOLY) Host
Keiferia lycopersicella (GNORLY) Host
Leucinodes orbonalis (LEUIOR) Host
Leucinodes ugandensis (as Solanum) (LEUIUG) Host
Liriomyza huidobrensis (LIRIHU) Host
Liriomyza sativae (as Solanaceae) (LIRISA) Host
Liriomyza trifolii (LIRITR) Host
Lobesia botrana (POLYBO) Host
Lucerne enation virus (LEV000) Host
Meloidogyne ethiopica (MELGET) Host
Meloidogyne graminicola (MELGGC) Host
Meloidogyne luci (MELGLC) Host
* Maleita C, Esteves I, Cardoso JMS, Cunha MJ, Carneiro MDG, Abrantes I (2017) Meloidogyne luci, a new root-knot nematode parasitizing potato in Portugal. Plant Pathology 67(2), 366-376.
------- Confirmed host.

* Sen F, Aydinli (2021) Host status of cultivated crops to Meloidogyne luci. European Journal of Plant Pathology 161(3), 607-618.
------- In experiments, cv. Agria was found to be a good host.
Meloidogyne minor (MELGMI) Host
Nacobbus aberrans (as Solanum) (NACOBA) Host
Naupactus leucoloma (GRAGLE) Host
* Lanteri AA, Bigolin M, del Rio MG, Guedes JVC (2013) On the presence of six species of Naupactini damaging soybean in Brazil. Neotropical Entomology 42, 325-327.
Naupactus xanthographus (NAUPXA) Host
* del Río MG, Klasmer P, Lanteri AA (2010) Gorgojos (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) perjudiciales para ‘frutos rojos’ en la Argentina. Rev. Soc. Entomolo. Argentina, 69, 1-2. 

* Sinavimo (2019) Naupactus xanthographus Sistema Nacional Argentino de Vigilancia y Monitoreo de plagas. Available at: https://www.sinavimo.gov.ar/plaga/naupactus-xanthographus
------- on flowers, leaves and roots.
Neoceratitis cyanescens (CERTCY) Host
* Rasolofoarivao H, Raveloson Ravaomanarivo LH, Delatte H (2021) Host plant ranges of fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Madagascar. Bulletin of Entomological Research 1–12. https://doi.org/10.1017/ S0007485321000511
Pepper chat fruit viroid (PCFVD0) Host
Pepper chat fruit viroid (as Solanaceae) (PCFVD0) Host
Phenacoccus peruvianus (as Solanum) (PHENPR) Host
Phenacoccus solenopsis (PHENSO) Host
Phthorimaea operculella (as Solanaceae) (PHTOOP) 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 (PHYTCR) Host
Phytophthora erythroseptica (PHYTER) Host
Potato black ringspot virus (as Solanum) (PBRSV0) Host
Potato deforming mosaic virus (Argentina) (as Solanum) (PDMV00) Host
Potato leaflet stunt agent (POLS00) Host
Potato leaflet stunt agent (as Solanum) (POLS00) Host
Potato marginal flavescence agent (as Solanum) (POMF00) Host
Potato mop-top virus (PMTV00) Host
Potato mop-top virus (as Solanum) (PMTV00) Host
Potato purple-top roll agent (POPTR0) Host
Potato purple-top roll agent (as Solanum) (POPTR0) Host
Potato virus Y tobacco veinal necrosis strain (PVYN00) Host
Potato virus Y tobacco veinal necrosis strain (as Solanum) (PVYN00) Host
Potato yellow dwarf nucleorhabdovirus (PYDV00) Host
Potato yellow vein virus (as Solanum) (PYVV00) Host
Premnotrypes latithorax (as Solanum) (PREMLA) Host
Premnotrypes sanfordi (as Solanum) (PREMSA) Host
Premnotrypes solani (as Solanum) (PREMSO) Host
Premnotrypes suturicallus (as Solanum) (PREMSU) Host
Premnotrypes vorax (as Solanum) (PREMVO) Host
Prodiplosis longifila (PRDILO) Host
Rhigopsidius tucumanus (RHGPTU) Host
Rosellinia bunodes (ROSLBU) Host
Rotylenchus buxophilus (HELYBU) Host
Septoria malagutii (as Solanum) (SEPTLM) Host
Spodoptera eridania (PRODER) Host
Spodoptera frugiperda (LAPHFR) Host
* Montezano DG, Specht A, Sosa-Gómez DR, Roque-Specht VF, Sousa-Silva JC, Paula-Moraes SV, Peterson JA, Hunt T (2018) Host plants of Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in the Americas. African Entomology 26, 286-300.
Spodoptera litura (PRODLI) Host
Spodoptera ornithogalli (PRODOR) Host
* Brito R, Specht A, Gonçalves GL, Moreira GRP, Carneiro E, Santos FL, Roque-Specht VF, Mielke OHH, Casagrande MM (2019) Spodoptera marima: a new synonym of Spodoptera ornithogalli (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), with notes on adult morphology, host plant use and genetic variation along its geographic range. Neotropical Entomology 48(3), 433-448.

* Capinera JL (2017) Yellowstriped Armyworm, Spodoptera ornithogalli (Guenée) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida /IFAS Extension, EENY216, 4p. https://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/pdffiles/IN/IN37300.pdf

* Comstock JA (1965) Ciclo biologico de Prodenia ornithogalli Guenée (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Serie Zoologia 36, 199-202.

* Coto D, Saunders JL, Vargas-S CL, King ABS (1995) Plagas invertebradas de cultivos tropicales con énfasis em América Central-Um invetário. Turrialba, CATIE, 200 pp.

* Crumb SE (1929) Tobacco cutworms. USDA Technical Bulletin 88, p 179.

* Heppner JB (2007) Lepidoptera of Florida. Part 1. Introduction and catalog. Gainesville, Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, p 670.

* Poveda BD, Schwitzer DA (1964) Estudio biológico del Prodenia ornithogalli Guen. y del Prodenia sunia (Guen.) en três hospedeiros. Acta Agronômica 14(1), 71-101.

* Robinson GS, Ackery PR, Kitching IJ, Beccaloni GW, Hernández LM (2010) HOSTS - A Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants. Natural History Museum, London. http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosts

* Tietz HM (1972) An index to the described life histories, early stages and hosts of the Macrolepidoptera of the continental United States and Canada, 536 pp.
Spodoptera praefica (PRODPR) Host
* Berry RE (1998) Western yellowstriped armyworm. Spodoptera praefica. Insects and Mites or Economic Importance in the Northwest. Oregon State University Bookstore, p 221 (online modified version). http://uspest.org/potato/wystriparmyworm.pdf

* British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture. Western yellowstriped armyworm (Spodoptera praefica). https://rdno.civicweb.net/document/127358/western-yellowstriped-armyworm.pdf?handle=3CD053B4F8D54F9CBB93F8D6D5572C27

* Robinson GS, Ackery PR, Kitching IJ, Beccaloni GW & Hernández LM (2010) HOSTS - A database of the World's lepidopteran hostplants. Natural History Museum, London. http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosts
Stagonosporopsis crystalliniformis (STGSCR) Host
Synchytrium endobioticum (as Solanum) (SYNCEN) Host
Thrips angusticeps (THRIAN) Host
Thrips palmi (THRIPL) Host
* Elizondo AI, Murguido CA, Pérez I, Piedra F, Peña E, Martínez M, Martell M, de los Ángeles Fernández M, Sariol H, Rodríguez S, Jiménez R, Granda G, Palacios F (2003) Thrips palmi Karny en la agricultura cubana. Fitosanidad 7(2), 1-9.

* Kalpana Tillekaratne, Edirisinghe JP, Gunatilleke CVS, Karunaratne AIP (2011) A checklist of thrips species of Sri Lanka. Ceylon Journal of Science (Bio. Sci.) 40(2), 89-108.

* Seal DR (2001) Seasonal abundance and distribution of Thrips palmi Karny (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) in Southern Florida. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 114, 337-342,
Thrips setosus (THRISE) Host
Tobacco rattle virus (TRV000) Host
Tobacco rattle virus (as Solanum) (TRV000) Host
Tobacco streak ilarvirus potato strain (as Solanum) (TSVP00) Host
Tobacco streak virus (TSV000) Host
Tomato black ring virus (TBRV00) Host
* Budzyńska D, Hasiów‐Jaroszewska B, Elena SF (2021) Genetic variability and evolutionary dynamics of tomato black ring virus population. Plant Pathology 70(6), 1521-1531.
------- confirmed host.
Tomato black ring virus (as Solanum) (TBRV00) Host
Tomato chlorosis virus (TOCV00) Host
* Fortes IM, Navas-Castillo J (2012) Potato, an experimental and natural host of the crinivirus Tomato chlorosis virus. European Journal of Plant Pathology 134(1), 81-86.
------- confirmed host
Tomato leaf curl New Delhi virus (TOLCND) Host
* Usharani KS, Surendranath B, Paul-Khurana SM, Garg ID, Malathi VG (2004) Potato leaf curl - a new disease of potato in northern India caused by a strain of Tomato leaf curl New Delhi virus. Plant Pathology 53, 235-235.

* Kumar R, Tiwari RK, Jeevalatha A, Siddappa S, Shah MA, Sharma S, Sagar V, Kumar M, Chakrabarti SK (2021) Potato apical leaf curl disease: current status and perspectives on a disease caused by tomato leaf curl New Delhi virus. Journal of Plant Diseases and Protection 128, 897-911.
------- major host in India.
Tomato ringspot virus (TORSV0) Host
Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV0) Host
Tomato zonate spot virus (TZSV00) Host
Trialeurodes ricini (TRIARI) Host
Trichodorus viruliferus (TRIHVI) Host
Tuta absoluta (GNORAB) Host
Xanthomonas vesicatoria (XANTVE) Host
Aecidium cantensis (AECICT) Major host
Andean potato latent virus (APLV00) Major host
Andean potato mild mosaic virus (APMMV0) Major host
* Fribourg CE, Jones RAC, Koenig R (1977) Host plant reactions, physical properties and serology of three isolates of Andean potato latent virus from Peru. Annals of Applied Biology 86, 373-380.
------- Three isolates of APLV (Caj, Hu and Ay)  from Peru were studied and were found to present some differences. 

* Kreuze J, Koening R, de Souza J, Vetten HJ, Muller G, Flores B, Ziebell H, Cuella W (2013) The complete genome sequences of a Peruvian and a Colombian isolate of Andean potato latent virus and partial sequences of further isolates suggest the existence of two distinct potato-infecting tymovirus species. Virus Research 173(2), 431-435.
------- APLV-Hu isolates (collected from symptomatic Peruvian potato cultivars) were reclassified as Andean potato mild mosaic virus (APMMV).
Andean potato mottle virus (APMOV0) Major host
Arracacha virus B oca strain (AVBO00) Major host
Bactericera cockerelli (PARZCO) Major host
* Martin NA (2008) Host plants of the potato/tomato psyllid: a cautionay tale. The Weta 35, 12-16.

* Wallis RL (1955) Ecological studies on the potato psyllid as a pest of potatoes. USDA Technical Bulletin, 1107.
Bactrocera latifrons (as Solanaceae) (DACULA) Major host
* McQuate GT, Liquido NJ (2013) Annotated World Bibliography of Host Fruits of Bactrocera latifrons (Hendel) (Diptera: Tephritidae). Insecta Mundi. Paper 792. http://digitalcommons.unl.edu/insectamundi/792
------- confirmed host
Boeremia foveata (PHOMEF) Major host
'Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum' (LIBEPS) Major host
* Wen A, Mallik I, Alvarado VY, Pasche JS, Wang X, Li W, Levy L, Lin H, Scholthof HB, Mirkov TE, Rush CM, Gudmestad NC (2009) Detection, distribution, and genetic variability of 'Candidatus Liberibacter' species associated with zebra complex disease of potato in North America. Plant Disease 93(11), 1102-1115.
'Candidatus Phytoplasma americanum' (PHYPAE) Major host
'Candidatus Phytoplasma solani' (PHYPSO) Major host
* Ember I, Acs Z, Munyaneza JE, Crosslin JM, Kolber M (2011) Survey and molecular detection of phytoplasmas associated with potato in Romania and southern Russia. European Journal of Plant Pathology 130(3), 367-377.

* Holeva MC, Glynos PE, Karafla CD, Koutsioumari EM, Simoglou KB, Eleftheriadis E (2014) First report of Candidatus phytoplasma solani associated with potato plants in Greece. Plant Disease 98(12), p 1739.

* Quaglino F, Zhao Y, Casati P, Bulgari D, Bianco PA, Wei W, Davis RE (2013) ‘Candidatus Phytoplasma solani’, a novel taxon associated with stolbur- and bois noir-related diseases of plants. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 63, 2879-2894.
Clavibacter sepedonicus (CORBSE) Major host
* Spieckermann A, Kotthoff P (1914) Untersuchungen über die Kartoffelpflanze und ihre Krankheiten. Landwirtschaftliche Jahrbucher 46, 559-732.
------- Natural host.
Diabrotica speciosa (DIABSC) Major host
Ditylenchus destructor (DITYDE) Major host
Ditylenchus dipsaci (DITYDI) Major host
Dulcamara mottle virus (DUMV00) Major host
Eggplant mottled dwarf nucleorhabdovirus (EMDV00) Major host
Epilachna vigintioctomaculata (EPILVI) Major host
Epitrix cucumeris (EPIXCU) Major host
* Boavida C, Giltrap N, Cuthbertson, A & Northing P (2013) Epitrix similaris and Epitrix cucumeris in Portugal: damage patterns in potato and suitability of potential host plants for reproduction. EPPO Bulletin 43, 323–333.
------- Cage experiments with potted plants.

* Caldwell B, Sideman E, Seaman A,  Shelton A, Smart C (2013) Resource guide for organic insect and disease management. 2nd Edition, 202 pp.
------- Common pests of potatoes, tomatoes, and eggplants when the crops are young. 

* Deczynski AM (2016) Morphological systematic of the nightshade flea beetles Epitrix Foudras and Acallepitrix Bechyné (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Galerucinae: Alticini) in America north of Mexico, PhD thesis, Clemson University (USA).

* Foster RE, Obemeyer JL (2017) Vegetable Insects. Flea Beetles. E-74-W, Purdue University, Extension Entomology, 2 pp. https://extension.entm.purdue.edu/publications/E-74/E-74.html
------- Common and destructive on tomato, aubergine, potato, sweet pepper and tobacco.

* Gentner LG (1944) The black flea beetles of the genus Epitrix identified as cucumeris. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 46, 137-149.

* Morrison HE, Gentner LG, Koontz RF, Every RW (1967) The changing role of potato pests attacking potato tubers. American Potato Journal 44, 137–144.

* Pernal SF (1992) Economic injury levels and feeding studies for the potato flea beetle Epitrix cucumeris (Harris) in Manitoba. MSc Thesis, Faculty of Graduate Studies University of Manitoba, 166 pp.
------- Larvae feed on rootlets but occasionnally they may bore tunnels into tubers. Damage is rare.

* Senanayake DG, Pernal SF, Holliday NJ (1993) Yield responses of potatoes to defoliation by the potato flea beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in Manitoba. Journal of Economic Entomology 86, 1527-1532.
------- Foliar damage observed in field experiments.
Epitrix papa (EPIXPP) Major host
*  Boavida C, Germain JF (2009) Identification and pest status of two exotic flea beetle species newly introduced in Portugal: Epitrix similaris Gentner and Epitrix cucumeris (Harris). Bulletin OEPP/ EPPO Bulletin 39, 501–508.
------ Adult feeding.

* Boavida C, Giltrap N, Cuthbertson A, Northing P (2013) Epitrix similaris and Epitrix cucumeris in Portugal: damage patterns in potato and suitability of potential host plants for reproduction. OEPP/EPPO Bulletin, 43, 323–333.
------- Adult and larval feeding in laboratory experiments.
Epitrix similaris (EPIXSI) Major host
Epitrix subcrinita (EPIXSU) Major 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.  Special Publications of the Coleopterists Society, 2, 476 pp.
------ Feeding of adults.

* Deczynski AM (2016) Morphological systematic of the nightshade flea beetles Epitrix Foudras and Acallepitrix Bechyné (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Galerucinae: Alticini) in America north of Mexico, PhD thesis, Clemson University (USA).

* Fulton HG & Banham FL (2019) A brief history of the tuber flea beetle, Epitrix tuberis Gent., in British Columbia. Journal of the Entomological Society of British Columbia 57, 47-49.
------- Confirmed host.

* Gentner  LG (1944) The black flea beetles of the genus Epitrix identified as cucumeris. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 46, 137-149.
------- Confirmed host.

* Jones EW (1944) Biological studies of two potato flea beetles in eastern Washington. Journal of Economic Entomology 37, 9-12. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/37.1.9 
------- Confirmed host.

* Landis BJ (1948) Plants upon which tuber flea beetles and western potato flea beetles propagate. Journal of Economic Entomology 41(1), 6-10.
------- Confirmed host.

* MacCarthy HR (1950) A comparison of potato tuber damage by two flea beetles: Epitrix tuberis Gent and Epitrix subcrinita Lec. Journal of the Entomological Society of British Columbia 47, 42.
------- Confirmed host.

* Webster RL (1932). Injury and distribution of potato flea-beetle in Washington. Journal of Economic Entomology 25(5), 976-980.
------- Confirmed host.
Epitrix tuberis (EPIXTU) Major 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.  Special Publications of the Coleopterists Society, 2, 476 pp.

* Deczynski AM (2016) Morphological systematic of the nightshade flea beetles Epitrix Foudras and Acallepitrix Bechyné (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Galerucinae: Alticini) in America north of Mexico, PhD thesis, Clemson University (USA).

* Fulton HG& Banham FL (1962) The tuber flea beetle in British Columbia. Canada Department of Agriculture Publication No. 938. Available online: http://publications.gc.ca/pub?id=9.800647&sl=0

* Gentner  LG (1944) The black flea beetles of the genus Epitrix identified as cucumeris. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 46, 137-149.
------- confirmed host

* Hill RE, Tate AD (1942) Life history and habits of potato flea beetle in Western Nebraska. Journal of Economic Entomology 35, 879-884.
------- confirmed host

* Hoerner JL & Gillette CP (1928) The potato flea beetle. Colorado Experiment Station. Entomology Section. Bulletin 337.

* Neilson CL, Finlayson DG (1953) Notes on the biology of the tuber flea beetle, Epitrix tuberis Gentner (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in the interior of British Colombia. The Canadian Entomologist 85:31-32.
------ confirmed host
Globodera pallida (HETDPA) Major host
Globodera rostochiensis (HETDRO) Major host
Heteronychus arator (HETRAR) Major host
Leptinotarsa decemlineata (LPTNDE) Major host
Liriomyza sativae (LIRISA) Major host
Melanotus communis (MELNCO) Major host
Meloidogyne chitwoodi (MELGCH) Major host
* O’Bannon JH, Santo GS, Nyczepir AP (1982) Host range of the Columbia root-knot nematode. Plant Disease 66, 1045-1048.
Meloidogyne fallax (MELGFA) Major host
* Brinkman H, Goossens JJM & van Riel HR (1996) Comparative host suitability of selected crop plants to Meloidogyne chitwoodi and M. fallax. Anzeiger für Schädlingskunde, Planzenschutz, Umweltschutz 69, 127-129.
Nacobbus aberrans (NACOBA) Major host
Omophlus lepturoides (OMOPLE) Major host
Pheletes californicus (LIMOCF) Major host
Phthorimaea operculella (PHTOOP) Major host
Polyscytalum pustulans (PLSCPU) Major host
Potato black ringspot virus (PBRSV0) Major host
Potato deforming mosaic virus (Argentina) (PDMV00) Major host
Potato latent virus (POTLV0) Major host
* Brattey C, Badge JL, Burns R, Foster GD, George E, Goodfellow HA, Mulholland V, McDonald JG, Jeffries CJ (2002) Potato latent virus: a proposed new species in the genus Carlavirus. Plant Pathology 51(4), 495-505.
-------- First description on potato cv Red La Soda imported from the USA. Latent infections.
Potato marginal flavescence agent (POMF00) Major host
Potato spindle tuber viroid (PSTVD0) Major host
* Diener TO, Raymer WB (1967) Potato spindle tuber virus – A plant virus with properties of a free nucleic acid. Science 158, 378-381.
Potato virus H (PVH000) Major host
Potato virus T (PVT000) Major host
Potato yellowing virus (PYV000) Major host
* Fuentes S, Jayasinghe U (1993) [Potato yellowing, caused by a new bacilliform virus]. Fitopatologia 28(1), 22-37 (in Spanish).

* Silvestre R, Fuentes S, Risco R, Berrocal A, Adams I, Fox A, Cuellar W J, Kreuze J (2020) Characterization of distinct strains of an aphid-transmitted Ilarvirus (Fam. Bromoviridae) infecting different hosts from South America. Virus Research 282, 197944. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.virusres.2020.197944
Potato yellow vein virus (PYVV00) Major host
Premnotrypes latithorax (PREMLA) Major host
* Carrasco FZ (1961) [Systematics and biology of Premnotrypes latithorax]. Revista Peruana de Entomologia 4, 30-43 (in Spanish).
Premnotrypes sanfordi (PREMSA) Major host
Premnotrypes solani (PREMSO) Major host
Premnotrypes suturicallus (PREMSU) Major host
Premnotrypes vorax (PREMVO) Major host
Pseudococcus viburni (PSECOB) Major host
Puccinia pittieriana (PUCCPT) Major host
* Buriticá CP, Pardo-Cardona VM (1996) Flora Uredineana colombiana. Revista de la Academia Colombiana de Ciencias 20(77), 183-236.
Ralstonia pseudosolanacearum (RALSPS) Major host
* Abdurahman A, Parker ML, Kreuze J, Elphinstone JG, Struik PC, Kigundu A, Arengo E, Sharma K (2019) Molecular epidemiology of Ralstonia solanacearum Species Complex strains causing bacterial wilt of potato in Uganda. Phytopathology 109, 1922-1931
------- confirmed host.

* Pastou D, Chéron JJ, Cellier G, Guérin F, Poussier F (2020) First report of Ralstonia pseudosolanacearum Phylotype I causing bacterial wilt in New Caledonia. Plant Disease 104(1) p 278.
------- confirmed host.

* Patil VU,  Girimalla V, Vsagar V, Chauhan RS, Chakrabarti SW (2017) Genome sequencing of four strains of Phylotype I, II and IV of Ralstonia solanacearum that cause potato bacterial wilt in India. Brazilian Journal of Microbiology 48(2), 193-195.

* Wang L, Wang B, Zhao G, Cai X, Jabaji S, Seguin P, Chen H (2017) Genetic and pathogenic diversity of Ralstonia solanacearum causing potato brown rot in China. American Journal of Potato Research 94, 403–416.
Ralstonia solanacearum (RALSSL) Major host
* Cruz L, Eloy M, Quirino F, Oliveira H, Tenreiro R (2012) Molecular epidemiology of Ralstonia solanacearum strains from plants and environmental sources in Portugal. European Journal of Plant Pathology 133, 687–706 https://doi.org/10.1007/s10658-012-9947-y

* Gutarra L, Herrera J, Fernandez E, Kreuze J, Lindqvist-Kreuze H (2017) Diversity,pathogenicity, and current occurrence of bacterial wilt bacterium Ralstonia solanacearum in Peru. Frontiers in Plant Science 8, 1221 DOI=10.3389/fpls.2017.01221 

* Mollae A, Hosseinipour A, Azadvar M, Massumi H, Ebrahimi F (2020) Phylotype and sequevar determination and AFLP fingerprinting of Ralstonia solanacearum strains causing bacterial wilt of potato in southeastern Iran. European Journal of Plant Pathology 157(6), 389–402. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10658-020-02018-5

* N'Guessan CA, Abo K, Fondio L, Chiroleu F, Lebeau A, Poussier S, Wicker E, and Koné D (2012) So near and yet so far: the specific case of Ralstonia solanacearum populations from Côte d'Ivoire in Africa. Phytopathology 102, 733-740

* N'Guessan CA, Brisse S, Le Roux-Nio A-C, Poussier S, Koné D, Wicker E (2013) Development of variable number of tandem repeats typing schemes for Ralstonia solanacearum, the agent of bacterial wilt, banana Moko disease and potato brown rot. Journal of Microbiological Methods 92, 366-374

* Ravelomanantsoa S, Robène I, Chiroleu F, Guérin F, Poussier S, Pruvost O, Prior P (2016) A novel multilocus variable number tandem repeat analysis typing scheme for African phylotype III strains of the Ralstonia solanacearum species complex. PeerJ. 4:e1949. doi: 10.7717/peerj.1949.

* Rossato, M, Santiago TR, Mizubuti ESG, Lopes CA (2017) Characterization and pathogenicity to geranium of Brazilian strains of Ralstonia spp.. Tropical Plant Pathology 42, 458–467

* Santiago TR, Lopes CA, Caetano-Anollés G and Mizubutia ESG (2017) Phylotype and sequevar variability of Ralstonia solanacearum in Brazil, an ancient centre of diversity of the pathogen. Plant Pathology 66,383–392

* Wang L, Wang B, Zhao G, Cai X, Jabaji S, Seguin P, Chen H (2017) Genetic and pathogenic diversity of Ralstonia solanacearum causing potato brown rot in China. American Journal of Potato Research 94, 403–416.

* Wicker E, Grassart L, Coranson-Beaudu R, Mian D, Guilbaud C, Fegan M, Prior P (2007) Ralstonia solanacearum strains from Martinique (French West Indies) exhibiting a new pathogenic potential. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 73(21), 6790-801. doi: 10.1128/AEM.00841-07
Ralstonia solanacearum race 1 (no longer in use) (PSDMS1) Major host
Ralstonia solanacearum race 3 (no longer in use) (PSDMS3) Major host
Ralstonia solanacearum species complex (RALSSO) Major host
* Abdurahman A, Parker ML, Kreuze J, Elphinstone JG, Struik PC, Kigundu A, Arengo E, Sharma K (2019) Molecular epidemiology of Ralstonia solanacearum Species Complex strains causing bacterial wilt of potato in Uganda. Phytopathology 109, 1922-1931
------- confirmed host of Ralstonia pseudosolanacearum and R. solanacearum.

* Cruz L, Eloy M, Quirino F, Oliveira H, Tenreiro R (2012) Molecular epidemiology of Ralstonia solanacearum strains from plants and environmental sources in Portugal. European Journal of Plant Pathology 133, 687–706 https://doi.org/10.1007/s10658-012-9947-y
------- confirmed host of Ralstonia solanacearum.

* Pastou D, Chéron JJ, Cellier G, Guérin F, Poussier F (2020) First report of Ralstonia pseudosolanacearum Phylotype I causing bacterial wilt in New Caledonia. Plant Disease 104(1) p 278.
------- confirmed host of Ralstonia pseudosolanacearum.

* Patil VU,  Girimalla V, Vsagar V, Chauhan RS, Chakrabarti SW (2017) Genome sequencing of four strains of Phylotype I, II and IV of Ralstonia solanacearum that cause potato bacterial wilt in India. Brazilian Journal of Microbiology 48(2), 193-195.

* Safni I, Subandiyah S, Fegan M (2018) Ecology, Epidemiology and Disease Management of Ralstonia syzygii in Indonesia. Frontiers in Microbiology 9, 419
------- confirmed host of Ralstonia syzygii subsp. indonesiensis.

* Wang L, Wang B, Zhao G, Cai X, Jabaji S, Seguin P, Chen H (2017) Genetic and pathogenic diversity of Ralstonia solanacearum causing potato brown rot in China. American Journal of Potato Research 94, 403–416. 
Ralstonia syzygii (RALSSY) Major host
* Safni I, Subandiyah S, Fegan M (2018) Ecology, Epidemiology and Disease Management of Ralstonia syzygii in Indonesia. Frontiers in Microbiology 9, 419
------- confirmed host of Ralstonia syzygii subsp. indonesiensis.
Ralstonia syzygii subsp. indonesiensis (RALSSI) Major host
* N'Guessan CA, Abo K, Fondio L, Chiroleu F, Lebeau A, Poussier S, Wicker E, Koné D (2012) So near and yet so far: the specific case of Ralstonia solanacearum populations from Côte d'Ivoire in Africa. Phytopathology 102(8), 733-740

* N'Guessan CA, Brisse S, Le Roux-Nio A-C, Poussier S, Koné D, Wicker E (2013) Development of variable number of tandem repeats typing schemes for Ralstonia solanacearum, the agent of bacterial wilt, banana Moko disease and potato brown rot. Journal of Microbiological Methods 92, 366-374

*Safni I, Subandiyah S, Fegan M (2018) Ecology, Epidemiology and Disease Management of Ralstonia syzygii in Indonesia. Frontiers in Microbiology 9, 419
------- confirmed host in Indonesia, Japan, India, Korea, Philippines.  Considered pathogenic to potato only in tropical conditions.

* Yahiaoui N, Chéron J-J, Ravelomanantsoa S, Hamza AA., Petrousse B, Jeetah R, Jaufeerally-Fakim Y, Félicité J, Fillâtre J, Hostachy B, Guérin F, Cellier G, Prior P, Poussier S (2017) Genetic Diversity of the Ralstonia solanacearum Species Complex in the Southwest Indian Ocean Islands. Frontiers in Plant Science 8, 2139 
Rhizoctonia solani (RHIZSO) Major host
Russelliana solanicola (RUSLSO) Major host
Septoria malagutii (SEPTLM) Major host
Spodoptera littoralis (SPODLI) Major host
* Gacemi A, Taibi A, El Houda Abed N, M'hammedi Bouzina M, Bellague D, Tarmoul K (2019) Effect of four host plants on nutritional performance of cotton leafworm, Spodoptera littoralis (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Journal of Crop Protection 8(3), 361-371.

* Salama HS, Dimetry NZ, Salem SA (1970) On the host preference and biology of the cotton leaf worm Spodoptera littoralis Bois. Zeitschrift für Angewandte Entomologie 67(1-4), 261–266.
Spongospora subterranea (SPONSU) Major host
Stagonosporopsis andigena (PHOMAN) Major host
Synchytrium endobioticum (SYNCEN) Major host
* Percival J (1910) Potato wart disease: the life history and cytology of Synchytrium endobioticum. Zentralblatt für Bakteriologie, Parasitenkunde, Infektionskrankheiten und Hygiene 2, 440-447.
------- Confirmed host.
Tecia solanivora (TECASO) Major host
* Cruz Roblero EN, Castillo Vera A, Malo EA (2011) First report of Tecia solanivora (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) attacking the potato Solanum tuberosum in Mexico. Florida Entomologist 97, 1055-1056.

* Povolny D (1973) Scrobipalpopsis solvanivora sp.n. - a new pest of potato (Solanum tuberosum) from Central America. Acta Universitatis Agriculturae, Facultas Agronomica, 21(1), 133-146.
Tetranychus evansi (TETREV) Major host
* Ben-David T, Ueckermann E and Gerson U (2013) An annotated list of the spider mites (Acari: Prostigmata: Tetranychidae) of Israel. Israel Journal of Entomology, 43, 125–148.

* Denmark HA (1973) Tetranychus evansi Baker and Pritchard in Florida. (Acarina: Tetranychidae). Florida Department of Agriculture. Division of Plant Industry: 1.

* Ferreira MA, Sousa ME (2011) Hosts and Distribution of the Spider Mite Tetranychus evansi (Acari: Tetranychidae) in Portugal. Hale, C., Xxviii International Horticultural Congress on Science and Horticulture for People, Leuven 1, Int Soc Horticultural Science, (917): 133-136.

* Flechtmann CHW (1968) Acaros em batatas armazenadas. Revista Agricultura, Piracicaba, 43: 131-132.
------- also on potato tubers.
Thecaphora solani (THPHSO) Major host
Tobacco streak ilarvirus potato strain (TSVP00) Major host
Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV00) Major host
* Parrella G, Gognalons P, Gebre-Selassie K, Vovlas C, Marchoux G (2003) An update of the host range of tomato spotted wilt virus. Journal of Plant Pathology 85(4), 227-264.
------- Confirmed host.
Tomato yellow mosaic virus (TOYMV0) Major host
Globodera pallida (as Solanum) (HETDPA) Wild/Weed
Globodera rostochiensis (as Solanum) (HETDRO) Wild/Weed
Heterodera glycines (as Solanaceae) (HETDGL) Wild/Weed
Leptinotarsa decemlineata (as Solanaceae) (LPTNDE) Wild/Weed
Leptinotarsa decemlineata (as Solanum) (LPTNDE) Wild/Weed
Potato virus T (as Solanum) (PVT000) Wild/Weed
Potato yellow dwarf nucleorhabdovirus (as Solanaceae) (PYDV00) Wild/Weed
Potato yellow dwarf nucleorhabdovirus (as Solanum) (PYDV00) Wild/Weed
Potato yellowing virus (as Solanum) (PYV000) Wild/Weed
Spodoptera praefica (as Solanum) (PRODPR) Wild/Weed
* British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture. Western yellowstriped armyworm (Spodoptera praefica). https://rdno.civicweb.net/document/127358/western-yellowstriped-armyworm.pdf?handle=3CD053B4F8D54F9CBB93F8D6D5572C27
Stagonosporopsis andigena (as Solanaceae) (PHOMAN) Wild/Weed
Stagonosporopsis andigena (as Solanum) (PHOMAN) Wild/Weed
Thecaphora solani (as Solanum) (THPHSO) Wild/Weed
Xanthomonas vesicatoria (as Solanum) (XANTVE) Wild/Weed