EPPO Global Database

Vepris lanceolata(VEPUN)

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 (DIAACI) Host
* Aubert B (1990) Integrated activities for the control of huanglongbing-greening and its vector Diaphorina citri Kuwayama in Asia. In Proceedings of the Fourth FAO-UNDP International Asia Pacific Conference on Citrus Rehabilitation (Vol. 410, pp. 133-144).
------- Not able to complete its life cycle
Diaphorina citri (as Rutaceae) (DIAACI) Host
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
Trioza erytreae (TRIZER) Wild/Weed
* Moran VC (1968) The development of the citrus psylla, Trioza erytreae (Del Guercio) (Homoptera: Psyllidae), on Citrus and four indigenous host plants. Journal of the Entomological Society of southern Africa, 31: 391–402
------- confirmed host