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Coffea
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Coffea (coffee)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 28 November 2017
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Coffea
  • Preferred Common Name
  • coffee
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Beverage base
  • Fodder/animal feed
  • Honey/honey flora
  • Miscellaneous drugs, stimulants and social uses
  • Miscellaneous fuels

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Pictures

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Coffea sp. Plant parts
TitlePlant parts
CaptionCoffea sp. Plant parts
Copyright©Wilhelm Valder
Coffea sp. Plant parts
Plant partsCoffea sp. Plant parts©Wilhelm Valder
Mummified H. hampei with exit hole of P. coffea (natural enemy) visible (arrowed).|Mummified H. hampei with exit hole of Phymasticus coffea (natural enemy) visible (arrowed).
TitleMummified beetle|Mummified coffee berry borer
CaptionMummified H. hampei with exit hole of P. coffea (natural enemy) visible (arrowed).|Mummified H. hampei with exit hole of Phymasticus coffea (natural enemy) visible (arrowed).
CopyrightP. Baker/CABI
Mummified H. hampei with exit hole of P. coffea (natural enemy) visible (arrowed).|Mummified H. hampei with exit hole of Phymasticus coffea (natural enemy) visible (arrowed).
Mummified beetle|Mummified coffee berry borerMummified H. hampei with exit hole of P. coffea (natural enemy) visible (arrowed).|Mummified H. hampei with exit hole of Phymasticus coffea (natural enemy) visible (arrowed).P. Baker/CABI
H. hampei with Phymasticus coffea larva (natural enemy) visible (partially dissected).|P. coffea larva (natural enemy) inside Hypothenemus hampei (partially dissected).
TitleLarva parasitizing cofee berry borer. Parasitized beetle
CaptionH. hampei with Phymasticus coffea larva (natural enemy) visible (partially dissected).|P. coffea larva (natural enemy) inside Hypothenemus hampei (partially dissected).
Copyright©P. Baker/CABI
H. hampei with Phymasticus coffea larva (natural enemy) visible (partially dissected).|P. coffea larva (natural enemy) inside Hypothenemus hampei (partially dissected).
Larva parasitizing cofee berry borer. Parasitized beetleH. hampei with Phymasticus coffea larva (natural enemy) visible (partially dissected).|P. coffea larva (natural enemy) inside Hypothenemus hampei (partially dissected).©P. Baker/CABI
SEM of Phymasticus coffea adult (natural enemy).
TitleNatural enemy
CaptionSEM of Phymasticus coffea adult (natural enemy).
Copyright©P. Baker/CABI
SEM of Phymasticus coffea adult (natural enemy).
Natural enemySEM of Phymasticus coffea adult (natural enemy).©P. Baker/CABI
SEM of Phymasticus coffea larva removed from the body of Hypothenemus hampei (coffee berry borer).
TitleNatural enemy
CaptionSEM of Phymasticus coffea larva removed from the body of Hypothenemus hampei (coffee berry borer).
Copyright©P. Baker/CABI
SEM of Phymasticus coffea larva removed from the body of Hypothenemus hampei (coffee berry borer).
Natural enemySEM of Phymasticus coffea larva removed from the body of Hypothenemus hampei (coffee berry borer).©P. Baker/CABI

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Coffea L.

Preferred Common Name

  • coffee

International Common Names

  • Spanish: cafeto
  • French: café; caféier
  • Arabic: bunn

Local Common Names

  • Cambodia: kafee
  • Indonesia: kopi
  • Philippines: kapé
  • Thailand: kafae
  • Vietnam: cà phê

EPPO code

  • COFSS (Coffea sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Gentianales
  •                         Family: Rubiaceae
  •                             Genus: Coffea

List of Pests

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Major host of:

Acalolepta cervina (coffee longhorn); Acanthacris ruficornis; Achaea catocaloides; Acrocercops zamenopa; Acromyrmex octospinosus (leaf cutting ant); Ageratum conyzoides (billy goat weed); Agrotis ipsilon (black cutworm); Amaranthus retroflexus (redroot pigweed); Anoplolepis gracilipes (yellow crazy ant); Antestiopsis intricata (antestia bug); Anurogryllus abortivus; Apate tenebrans (twig borer); Apogonia cribricollis (chafer beetle); Araecerus fasciculatus (cocoa weevil); Archips micaceanus (soyabean leafroller); Ascochyta tarda (leaf blight of coffee); Asterolecanium coffeae (star scale); Asterolecanium pustulans (akee fringed scale); Atta cephalotes (leaf cutting ant); Atta insularis; Atta mexicana; Atta sexdens (leaf cutting ant); Bidens pilosa (blackjack); Bradybaena similaris; Brevipalpus phoenicis (false spider mite); Carpophilus bifenestralis; Cephaleuros virescens (algal spot of coffee); Cephonodes hylas (coffee hawkmoth); Cephonodes picus; Ceratitis capitata (Mediterranean fruit fly); Ceratitis rosa (Natal fruit fly); Ceratocystis fimbriata (Ceratocystis blight); Ceratocystis paradoxa (black rot of pineapple); Chalcocelis albiguttatus; Cheromettia lohor; Chromolaena odorata (Siam weed); Coccus viridis (soft green scale); Coffee Oil Spot Virus (oil spot of coffee); Coffee ringspot virus (coffee ringspot); Commelina diffusa (spreading dayflower); Coptotermes (termites); Corticium koleroga (thread blight); Criconemella (ring nematode); Cryptolestes pusillus (flat grain beetle); Cryptostigma secreta; Cryptothelea fuscescens; Cyperus rotundus (purple nutsedge); Dactyloctenium aegyptium (crowfoot grass); Dasychira inclusa; Digitaria abyssinica (East African couchgrass); Digitaria insularis (sourgrass); Dirphya nigricornis (yellow headed borer); Drymaria cordata (tropical chickweed); Dyscinetus picipes; Dysmicoccus neobrevipes (grey pineapple mealybug); Ecthoea quadricornis; Epicampoptera marantica (tailed caterpillar); Erythricium salmonicolor (pink disease); Euphorbia hirta (garden spurge); Ferrisia virgata (striped mealybug); Galinsoga parviflora (gallant soldier); Gascardia brevicauda (white waxy scale); Geococcus coffeae (coffee root mealybug); Glomerella cingulata (anthracnose); Gonocephalum (false wireworm); Gonocephalum simplex (dusty brown beetle); Habrochila ghesquierei (coffee lace-wing bug); Habrochila placida (coffee lace-wing bug); Heliothrips haemorrhoidalis (black tea thrips); Hemileia coffeicola (powdery rust of coffee); Homona coffearia (tea tortrix); Howardia biclavis (mining scale); Hyposidra talaca; Hypothenemus hampei (coffee berry borer); Icerya samaraia (steatococcus scale); Ischnaspis longirostris (black thread scale); Lachnopus buchanani (leaf weevil); Lachnopus coffeae (leaf weevil); Lamprocapsidea coffeae (coffee capsid); Lamprosema crocodora (coffee pyralid); Lantana camara (lantana); Lepidiota stigma (sugarcane white grub); Leptoglossus gonagra (squash bug); Leucopholis rorida (white grub); Longidorus (longidorids); Macroplectra nararia (nettle grub); Meloidogyne enterolobii (Pacara earpod tree root-knot nematode); Meloidogyne exigua (coffee root-knot nematode); Meloidogyne incognita (root-knot nematode); Meloidogyne mayaguensis; Microtermes (termites); Mikania micrantha (bitter vine); Momordica charantia (bitter gourd); Mycosphaerella coffeicola (brown eye spot of coffee); Myrmelachista ambigua var. ramulorum; Myrothecium roridum (blight: eggplant); Myrothecium verrucaria (myrothecium blotch); Nicandra physalodes (apple of Peru); Nipaecoccus viridis (spherical mealybug); Oligonychus coffeae (tea red spider mite); Oligonychus yothersi (avocado red mite); Oreta extensa; Orgyia postica (cocoa tussock moth); Orphulella punctata; Orthogeomys chirrie; Oxalis corniculata (creeping woodsorrel); Oxalis latifolia (sorrel); Pachnaeus azurescens (citrus weevil); Paracoccus marginatus (papaya mealybug); Parasa vivida (stinging caterpillar); Parasaissetia nigra (pomegranate scale); Parthenium hysterophorus (parthenium weed); Paspalum conjugatum (sour paspalum); Perileucoptera coffeella (coffee leaf miner); Phellinus noxius (brown tea root disease); Phthirusa adunca; Phyllophaga (white grubs); Phytomonas leptovasorum (coffee phloem necrosis); Plagiohammus maculosus (coffee borer); Planococcus kenyae (coffee mealybug); Planococcus lilacinus (cacao mealybug); Polygonum hydropiper (marsh pepper); Pratylenchus brachyurus (root-lesion nematode); Pratylenchus coffeae (banana root nematode); Pseudaonidia trilobitiformis (trilobite scale); Pseudococcus (mealybug); Pseudococcus comstocki (Comstock mealybug); Pulvinaria ficus (guava mealy scale); Pyralis manihotalis; Radopholus arabocoffeae; Radopholus similis (burrowing nematode); Rastrococcus iceryoides (mango mealy bug); Rosellinia arcuata (black root rot of tea); Rosellinia bunodes (black root rot); Rosellinia coffeicola (coffee root rot); Rosellinia pepo (black root rot); Saccharum spontaneum (wild sugarcane); Saissetia coffeae (hemispherical scale); Saissetia oleae (olive scale); Scapteriscus didactylus (Puerto Rican mole cricket); Sclerotium coffeicola; Selenaspidus articulatus (West Indian red scale); Selenothrips rubrocinctus (red-banded thrips); Senecio vulgaris; Setaria verticillata (bristly foxtail); Setora nitens (coconut nettle caterpillar); Solanum nigrum (black nightshade); Solenopsis geminata (tropical fire ant); Spodoptera litura (taro caterpillar); Stauropus alternus (lobster caterpillar); Stegobium paniceum (drugstore beetle); Thosea lutea; Thosea sinensis (assam nettle, grub); Tirathaba ruptilinea; Toxoptera aurantii (camellia aphid); Toxoptera odinae (mango aphid); Trichodorus (stubby root nematodes); Trirhithrum coffeae (coffee fruit fly); Tropidacris dux; Veronicella cubensis (Cuban slug); Xiphinema (dagger nematode); Xiphinema americanum (dagger nematode); Xylosandrus morigerus (brown twig beetle); Zeuzera coffeae (coffee carpenter); Zonocerus elegans (elegant grasshopper); Zonocerus variegatus (variegated grasshopper)

Minor host of:

Aleurocanthus woglumi (citrus blackfly); Aleurodicus dispersus (whitefly); Amaranthus spinosus (spiny amaranth); Antestiopsis orbitalis (Antestia); Argemone mexicana (Mexican poppy); Armillaria mellea (armillaria root rot); Aspergillus niger (black mould of onion); Athelia rolfsii (sclerotium rot); Axonopus compressus (carpet grass); Ceroplastes ceriferus (Indian wax scale); Ceroplastes destructor (white wax scale); Ceroplastes rubens (red wax scale); Crassocephalum crepidioides (redflower ragleaf); Cryptoblabes gnidiella (citrus pyralid); Cylas puncticollis (sweet potato weevil); Darna trima (nettle caterpillar); Dialeurodes citri (citrus whitefly); Diaprepes abbreviatus (citrus weevil); Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. vasinfectum (vascular cotton wilt); Galium aparine (cleavers); Ganoderma philippii (tea root rot); Helicotylenchus multicinctus (banana spiral nematode); Hypothenemus obscurus (tropical nut borer); Icerya aegyptiaca (breadfruit mealybug); Icerya seychellarum (Seychelles scale); Imperata cylindrica (cogon grass); Insignorthezia insignis (greenhouse orthezia); Maconellicoccus hirsutus (pink hibiscus mealybug); Megathyrsus maximus (Guinea grass); Meloidogyne hapla (root knot nematode); Meloidogyne izalcoensis; Mycena citricolor (American leaf spot of coffee); Nomadacris septemfasciata (red locust); Osmilia flavolineata; Panonychus ulmi (European red spider mite); Papuana woodlarkiana; Parabemisia myricae (bayberry whitefly); Parasa lepida (nettle caterpillar); Pectobacterium atrosepticum (potato blackleg disease); Pennisetum purpureum (elephant grass); Planococcoides njalensis (west African cocoa mealybug); Planococcus citri (citrus mealybug); Polyphagotarsonemus latus (broad mite); Pratylenchus loosi (root lesion nematode); Pseudococcus longispinus (long-tailed mealybug); Pseudomonas syringae pv. garcae (bacterial blight of coffee); Pulvinaria psidii (green shield scale); Radopholus duriophilus; Raphanus raphanistrum (wild radish); Rigidoporus microporus (white root disease of rubber); Rosellinia necatrix (dematophora root rot); Setaria parviflora (knotroot foxtail); Solanum torvum (turkey berry); Sorghum halepense (Johnson grass); Stellaria media (common chickweed); Synedrella nodiflora (synedrella); Tagetes minuta (stinking Roger); Thanatephorus cucumeris (many names, depending on host); Thysanoplusia orichalcea (slender burnished brass moth); Tribulus terrestris (puncture vine); Veronica persica (creeping speedwell); Xiphinema ifacolum (dagger nematode); Xylosandrus crassiusculus (Asian ambrosia beetle); Xylotrechus quadripes (coffee stem borer)

Wild host of:

Helicotylenchus dihystera (common spiral nematode); Hemileia vastatrix (coffee leaf rust); Xylella fastidiosa (Pierce's disease of grapevines)

Associated with (not a host):

Anisopteromalus calandrae; Aspergillus fumigatus; Azya orbigera; Cephalonomia gallicola; Chilocorus cacti; Cladosporium oxysporum (seedlings blight of passion fruit); Closterocerus cinctipennis; Delphastus pusillus; Encyrtus infelix; Eretmocerus serius; Euderus lividus; Horismenus cupreus; Lecanicillium lecanii (mycoparasite of aphids, whitefly and Puccinia spp.); Lecaniobius cockerelli; Leptomastix dactylopii; Mirax insularis; Mycosphaerella tassiana (antagonist of Botrytis cinerea); Paragus borbonicus; Pratylenchus vulnus (walnut root lesion nematode); Prorops nasuta; Pseudodoros clavatus (blue-black syrphid fly)

Host of (source - data mining):

Ahasverus advena (foreign grain beetle); Anagyrus inopus; Brevipalpus obovatus (scarlet tea mite); Ceratitis anonae (fruit fly, annona); Cerococcus ornatus; Coloborrhis corticina; Dacus frontalis; Epicampoptera ivoirensis; Epicampoptera strandi; Eupterote fabia; Eupterote mollifera (hairy caterpillar); Euschistus heros (Neotropical brown stink bug); Fidicina pronoe; Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. coffeae; Gibberella stilboides (bark disease: coffee); Gryllus assimilis (field cricket); Helicotylenchus erythrinae (spiral nematode); Icerya pattersoni; Maconellicoccus ugandae; Macroposthonia xenoplax; Megalopyge lanata; Melinis minutiflora (molasses grass); Myrmicaria brunnea; Oiketicus kirbyi; Orthezia praelonga (croton bug); Oxydia vesulia; Phoma costarricensis (leaf blight: coffee); Planococcus minor (passionvine mealybug); Poria hypolateritia (root disease: tea); Pseudomonas syringae (bacterial blast); Quesada gigas; Retithrips syriacus (black vine thrips); Rothschildia orizaba (orizaba, silkmoth); Rotylenchulus reniformis (reniform nematode); Technomyrmex albipes (white-footed ant); Xyleborus lecontei

Uses List

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Animal feed, fodder, forage

  • Fodder/animal feed

Drugs, stimulants, social uses

  • Miscellaneous drugs, stimulants and social uses

Fuels

  • Miscellaneous fuels

Human food and beverage

  • Beverage base
  • Honey/honey flora

Medicinal, pharmaceutical

  • Source of medicine/pharmaceutical