EPPO Global Database

Zucchini yellow mosaic virus(ZYMV00)


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 sativus (CUMSA) Major host
Cucurbita maxima (CUUMA) Major host
Cucurbita moschata (CUUMO) Major host
Cucurbita pepo (CUUPE) Major host
Begonia semperflorens hybrids (BEGSH) Host
Dendranthema x grandiflorum (CHYHO) Host
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
Sesamum indicum (SEGIN) Host
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