EPPO Global Database

Zucchini yellow mosaic virus(ZYMV00)

Hosts

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
* Desbiez C., Lecoq H (1997) Zucchini yellow mosaic virus. Plant pathology, 46(6), 809-829.
Cucumis melo (CUMME) Major host
* Desbiez C., Lecoq H (1997) Zucchini yellow mosaic virus. Plant pathology, 46(6), 809-829.
Cucumis sativus (CUMSA) Major host
* Desbiez C., Lecoq H (1997) Zucchini yellow mosaic virus. Plant pathology, 46(6), 809-829.
Cucurbita maxima (CUUMA) Major host
* Desbiez C., Lecoq H (1997) Zucchini yellow mosaic virus. Plant pathology, 46(6), 809-829.
Cucurbita moschata (CUUMO) Major host
* Desbiez C., Lecoq H (1997) Zucchini yellow mosaic virus. Plant pathology, 46(6), 809-829.
Cucurbita pepo (CUUPE) Major host
* Desbiez C., Lecoq H (1997) Zucchini yellow mosaic virus. Plant pathology, 46(6), 809-829.
Begonia semperflorens hybrids (BEGSH) Host
Benincasa fistulosa (CITFI) Host
* Ashfaq M, Ahsan M (2017) First report of Zucchini yellow mosaic virus in round gourd (Praecitrullus fistulosus) in Pakistan. Plant Disease 101(1) 265-266.
------- as Praecitrullus fistulosus.
Chrysanthemum x morifolium (CHYHO) Host
* Niu BE, Chen LJ, Niu YB (2015) First report of Zucchini yellow mosaic virus in chrysanthemum. Plant Disease 99(9), p 1289.
Cucumis anguria (CUMAN) Host
* Anthony Johnson AM, Vidya T, Papaiah S, Srinivasulu M, Mandal B, Sai Gopal DVR (2013) First report of Zucchini yellow mosaic virus infecting gherkin (Cucumis anguira) in India. Indian Journal of Virology, 24(2), 289–290.
Lagenaria siceraria (LGNSI) Host
* Verma R, Ahlawat YS, Tomer SPS, Prakash S, Pant RP (2004) First report of Zucchini yellow mosaic virus in bottlegourd (Lagenaria siceraria) in India. Plant Disease 88(4), p 426.
Luffa acutangula (LUFAC) Host
* Asad Z, Ashfaq M, Inam-Ul-Haq M, Irshad G, Khan MA (2022) Current status and molecular characterization of zucchini yellow mosaic virus (ZYMV) infecting ridge gourd (Luffa acutangula l) in different regions of Punjab, Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Botany 54(2), 467-474.
Luffa aegyptiaca (LUFAE) Host
* Tripathi S, Verma A, Kushwah SS, Verma R (2021) First report of occurrence of zucchini yellow mosaic virus in Luffa aegyptiaca in India. Journal of Plant Pathology 103, 1017. https://doi.org/10.1007/s42161-021-00836-y

* Wang DF, Wang JR, Cui, LY (2020) Molecular identification and phylogeny of cucumber mosaic virus and zucchini yellow mosaic virus co-infecting Luffa cylindrica L. in Shanxi, China. Journal of Plant Pathology 102, 477–487. https://doi.org/10.1007/s42161-019-00480-7
Platycodon grandiflorus (PLXGR) Host
* Kim NK, Im H, Park SM, Yang KY, Jeong RD (2021) First report of zucchini yellow mosaic virus infecting balloon flower (Platycodon grandiflorus) in Korea. Journal of Plant Pathology 103, 1083. https://doi.org/10.1007/s42161-021-00889-z
Sechium edule (SEHED) Host
* Yoon JY, Choi IY, Jang SW, Park SH, Choi SK (2018) First report of Zucchini yellow mosaic virus in chayote (Sechium edule) in Korea. Plant Disease 102(6), p 1179.
Sesamum indicum (SEGIN) Host
* Desbiez C., Lecoq H (1997) Zucchini yellow mosaic virus. Plant pathology, 46(6), 809-829.
------- experimental host.

* Shi Y, Sun XY, Wang ZY, Li HL, Yan ZL (2016) First report of Zucchini yellow mosaic virus infecting sesame in China. Plant Disease 100(12), p 2545.
------- confirmed host (natural infection in crops).
Trichosanthes cucumerina (TTHCU) Host
* Nagendran K, Balaji CG, Mohankumar S, Manoranjitham SK, Naidu RA, Karthikeyan G (2015) First report of Zucchini yellow mosaic virus in snake gourd (Trichosanthes cucumerina) in India. Plant Disease 99, p 558. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-10-14-1075-PDN