EPPO Global Database

Vepris nobilis(VEPNO)

Pests

Organism Type
'Candidatus Liberibacter africanus' (as Rutaceae) (LIBEAF) Host
'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' (as Rutaceae) (LIBEAS) Host
Ceratitis capitata (CERTCA) Host
* De Meyer M., Copeland RS, Lux SA, Mansell M, Quilici S, Wharton R, White IM, Zenz NJ (2002) Annotated check list of host plants for Afrotropical fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) of the genus Ceratitis. Zoologische Documentatie Koninklijk Museum voor Midden Afrika 27, 1-91.
Diaphorina citri (as Rutaceae) (DIAACI) Host
Trioza erytreae (TRIZER) Host
* Aidoo OF, Tanga CM, Khamis FM, Rasowo BA, Mohamed SA, Badii BK, Salifu D, Sétamou M, Ekesi S, Borgemeister C (2018) Host suitability and feeding preference of the African citrus triozid Trioza erytreae Del Guercio (Hemiptera: Triozidae), natural vector of “Candidatus Liberibacter africanus”. Journal of applied entomology, 143, 262-270. DOI: 10.1111/jen.12581
------- confirmed host (as Teclea nobilis).

* Aidoo OF, Tanga CM, Khamis FM, Rasowo BA, Mohamed SA, Badii BK, Salifu D, Sétamou M, Ekesi S, Borgemeister C (2019) Host suitability and feeding preference of the African citrus triozid Trioza erytreae Del Guercio (Hemiptera: Triozidae), natural vector of “Candidatus Liberibacter africanus”.  Journal of applied entomology, 143, 262-270. DOI: 10.1111/jen.12581
------- confirmed host under glasshouse conditions
Trioza erytreae (as Vepris) (TRIZER) Host
* Aidoo OF, Tanga CM, Khamis FM, Rasowo BA, Mohamed SA, Badii BK, Salifu D, Sétamou M, Ekesi S, Borgemeister C (2018) Host suitability and feeding preference of the African citrus triozid Trioza erytreae Del Guercio (Hemiptera: Triozidae), natural vector of “Candidatus Liberibacter africanus”. Journal of applied entomology, 143, 262-270. DOI: 10.1111/jen.12581
-------Vepris bilocularis, confirmed host
Xanthomonas citri pv. citri (as Rutaceae) (XANTCI) Host
Trioza erytreae (as Rutaceae) (TRIZER) Major host