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Pisum sativum
(pea)

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Pisum sativum (pea)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Pisum sativum
  • Preferred Common Name
  • pea
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Fodder/animal feed
  • Pulse
  • Soil improvement
  • Traditional/folklore
  • Vegetable
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Pisum sativum L.

Preferred Common Name

  • pea

Other Scientific Names

  • Pisum sativum subsp. asiaticum
  • Pisum sativum subsp. elatius
  • Pisum sativum subsp. elatius var. brevipedunculatum
  • Pisum sativum subsp. elatius var. elatius
  • Pisum sativum subsp. elatius var. pumilio
  • Pisum sativum subsp. sativum
  • Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. arvense
  • Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. macrocarpon
  • Pisum sativum subsp. sativum var. sativum
  • Pisum sativum subsp. transcaucasicum

International Common Names

  • English: Austrian winter pea; dun pea; edible-pod pea; field pea; garden pea; green pea; grey pea; mutter pea; partridge pea; peluskins; snow pea; sugar pea; Syrian fodder pea; wild pea
  • Spanish: alberja; arveja; arveja común; arvejón común; chicharo común; guisante; guisante coltivado; guisante de campo
  • French: petit pois; pois de champs; pois de jardins; pois fourrager
  • Arabic: bisillah
  • Chinese: wan dou
  • Portuguese: ervilha; ervilha-comúm

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Erbse, Garten-; Erbse, Pal-; Erbse, Schal-; Felderbse; Futtererbse; Gartenerbse; Peluschken; Speiseerbse; Zucker-Erbsen
  • Italy: pisello coltivato
  • Japan: endo
  • Korea, Republic of: bulgeunwandu; wandu
  • Netherlands: doperwt
  • Sweden: ärt; trädsgårdsärt

EPPO code

  • PIBSX (Pisum sativum)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Fabales
  •                         Family: Fabaceae
  •                             Genus: Pisum
  •                                 Species: Pisum sativum

List of Pests

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Major host of:

Achatina fulica (giant African land snail); Acyrthosiphon pisum (pea aphid); Adelphocoris lineolatus (lucerne bug); Agrotis ipsilon (black cutworm); Alternaria brassicae (dark spot of crucifers); Amaranthus blitoides (spreading amaranth); Amaranthus retroflexus (redroot pigweed); Anthemis cotula (dog fennel); Aphanomyces euteiches (Aphanomyces root rot); Ascochyta pisi (blight: pea); Asphodelus tenuifolius (onionweed); Athelia rolfsii (sclerotium rot); Bean leafroll virus (pea leafroll virus); Bean yellow mosaic virus (bean yellow mosaic); Botryotinia fuckeliana (grey mould-rot); Broad bean wilt virus (lamium mild mosaic); Bruchus pisorum (pea weevil); Cacoecimorpha pronubana (carnation tortrix); Capsella bursa-pastoris (shepherd's purse); Chalara elegans (black root rot); Chamomilla recutita (common chamomile); Chickpea chlorotic dwarf virus; Choanephora cucurbitarum (Choanephora fruit rot); Chromatomyia horticola (pea leaf miner); Chrysodeixis eriosoma (green looper caterpillar); Cirsium arvense (creeping thistle); Clover yellow mosaic virus; Cofana spectra (white leafhopper); Colletotrichum truncatum (soyabean anthracnose); Cucumber mosaic virus (cucumber mosaic); Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens (bacterial wilt of bean); Datura stramonium (jimsonweed); Diabolocatantops axillaris (devil grasshopper); Didymella pinodes (foot rot: pea); Digitaria sanguinalis (large crabgrass); Ditylenchus dipsaci (stem and bulb nematode); Elymus repens (quackgrass); Emex australis (Doublegee); Erysiphe diffusa (soybean powdery mildew); Erysiphe pisi var. pisi (powdery mildew of pea); Frankliniella intonsa (thrips, flower); Frankliniella occidentalis (western flower thrips); Fumaria officinalis (common fumitory); Galinsoga parviflora (gallant soldier); Gibberella avenacea (Fusarium blight); Golovinomyces orontii (powdery mildew); Halotydeus destructor (redlegged earth mite); Halyomorpha halys (brown marmorated stink bug); Helicotylenchus dihystera (common spiral nematode); Helicoverpa armigera (cotton bollworm); Helicoverpa punctigera (native budworm); Heterodera cajani (pigeon pea cyst nematode); Heterodera goettingiana (pea cyst eelworm); Heterodera schachtii (beet cyst eelworm); Lampides boeticus (pea blue butterfly); Liriomyza huidobrensis (serpentine leafminer); Liriomyza sativae (vegetable leaf miner); Liriomyza trifolii (American serpentine leafminer); Lolium temulentum (darnel); Longidorus (longidorids); Loxostege sticticalis (beet webworm); Macrophomina phaseolina (charcoal rot of bean/tobacco); Mamestra brassicae (cabbage moth); Megalurothrips usitatus (bean flower thrips); Melilotus indica (Indian sweetclover); Meloidogyne arenaria (peanut root-knot nematode); Milk vetch dwarf virus; Nacobbus aberrans (false root-knot nematode); Ophiomyia centrosematis (stemfly); Orobanche (broomrape); Pea early-browning virus; Pea enation mosaic virus-1 (pea virus 1); Pea necrotic yellow dwarf virus; Pea seed-borne mosaic virus; Pea streak virus; Peanut mottle virus (peanut mottle); Peanut stunt virus (peanut stunt); Peronospora viciae (downy mildew: legumes); Peronospora viciae f.sp. pisi (downy mildew of pea); Phalaris minor (littleseed canarygrass); Phoma pinodella (leaf spot of pea); Polygonum aviculare (prostrate knotweed); Polygonum hydropiper (marsh pepper); Pratylenchus penetrans (nematode, northern root lesion); Pratylenchus vulnus (walnut root lesion nematode); Pseudococcus calceolariae (scarlet mealybug); Pseudomonas syringae pv. pisi (bacterial: pea blight); Pseudomonas syringae pv. syringae (bacterial canker or blast (stone and pome fruits)); Pseudomonas syringae pv. tabaci (wildfire); Pythium aphanidermatum (damping-off); Pythium ultimum (black-leg of seedlings); Raphanus raphanistrum (wild radish); Rhizobium radiobacter (crown gall); Rhizobium rhizogenes (gall); Rhodococcus fascians (fasciation: leafy gall); Riptortus clavatus (bean bug); Sclerotinia sclerotiorum (cottony soft rot); Senecio vulgaris; Setaria viridis (green foxtail); Sitona lineatus (pea leaf weevil); Solanum nigrum (black nightshade); Soybean dwarf virus; Spergula arvensis (corn spurry); Spodoptera albula (Costa Rican armyworm); Spodoptera exigua (beet armyworm); Spodoptera littoralis (cotton leafworm); Stellaria media (common chickweed); Tagetes minuta (stinking Roger); Thlaspi arvense (field pennycress); Thrips angusticeps (field thrips); Thrips flavus (honeysuckle thrips); Tobacco streak virus (tobacco streak); Tomato spotted wilt virus (tomato spotted wilt); Tribolium castaneum (red flour beetle); Trichodorus (stubby root nematodes); Trichodorus primitivus; Trichodorus viruliferus (stubby root nematode); Tylenchorhynchus claytoni (stunt nematode); Uromyces viciae-fabae (rust of broad bean); Urtica urens (annual nettle); Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. alfalfae (bacterial alfalfa leaf spot); Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. phaseoli (bean blight); Zygotylenchus guevarai

Minor host of:

Acanthospermum hispidum (bristly starbur); Alfalfa mosaic virus (alfalfa yellow spot); Alopecurus myosuroides (black-grass); Amaranthus hybridus (smooth pigweed); Anagallis arvensis (scarlet pimpernel); Aphis fabae (black bean aphid); Artemisia biennis (biennial wormwood); Aspergillus flavus (Aspergillus ear rot); Aspergillus niger (black mould of onion); Autographa nigrisigna (beet worm); Avena fatua (wild oat); Beet western yellows virus (turnip (mild) yellows); Belonolaimus longicaudatus (sting nematode); Boeremia exigua var. exigua (leaf spot); Botrytis fabae (chocolate spot: broad bean); Byssochlamys lagunculariae; Callosobruchus analis (weevil, bean); Callosobruchus maculatus (cowpea weevil); Candidatus Phytoplasma solani (Stolbur phytoplasma); Chickpea chlorotic stunt virus; Chinavia hilaris (green stink bug); Cirsium vulgare (spear thistle); Clover yellow vein virus (CYVV); Cochliobolus lunatus (head mould of grasses, rice and sorghum); Cochliobolus sativus (root and foot rot); Colletotrichum lindemuthianum (anthracnose of bean); Cornu aspersum (common garden snail); Cowpea aphid-borne mosaic virus; Crocidosema aporema (bud borer); Cuscuta campestris (field dodder); Cydia nigricana (pea moth); Cyrtozemia dispar; Delia platura (bean seed fly); Diabrotica speciosa (cucurbit beetle); Didymella rabiei (chick pea blight); Ditylenchus africanus (peanut pod nematode); Edessa meditabunda (green and brown stink bug); Ephestia kuehniella (Mediterranean flour moth); Erwinia rhapontici (rhubarb crown rot); Faba bean necrotic yellows virus; Fallopia convolvulus (black bindweed); Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. pisi (fusarium wilt of pea); Fusarium redolens (root rot: pea); Fusarium sporotrichioides (kernel rot of maize); Globisporangium irregulare (dieback: carrot); Glomerella cingulata (anthracnose); Groundnut bud necrosis virus; Haematonectria haematococca (dry rot of potato); Helicotylenchus multicinctus (banana spiral nematode); Helicotylenchus pseudorobustus (spiral nematode); Heliothis virescens (tobacco budworm); Heterodera ciceri (chickpea cyst nematode); Heterodera cruciferae; Heterodera glycines (soybean cyst nematode); Hieroglyphus banian (rice grasshopper); Hoplolaimus indicus (lance nematode); Lettuce mosaic virus (lettuce mosaic); Leucinodes orbonalis (eggplant fruit borer); Linaria vulgaris (common toadflax); Liriomyza bryoniae (tomato leaf miner); Lolium multiflorum (Italian ryegrass); Mamestra configurata (bertha armyworm); Megalurothrips distalis; Megalurothrips sjostedti (bean flower thrips); Melanagromyza sojae (soyabean stem miner); Melanoplus sanguinipes (lesser migratory grasshopper); Meloidogyne chitwoodi (columbia root-knot nematode); Meloidogyne ethiopica (Root-knot nematode); Mythimna separata (paddy armyworm); Myzus persicae (green peach aphid); Nicandra physalodes (apple of Peru); Ophiomyia phaseoli (bean fly); Orobanche aegyptiaca (Egyptian broomrape); Orobanche crenata (crenate broomrape); Orobanche ramosa (branched broomrape); Papaya ringspot virus; Pea mild chlorosis virus; Peridroma saucia (pearly underwing moth); Phakopsora meibomiae (soybean rust); Phalaris paradoxa (awned canary-grass); Phoma glomerata (blight: grapevine); Phoma herbarum; Phomopsis longicolla (pod and stem blight); Phyllophaga smithi (white grub); Phytophthora cambivora (root rot of forest trees); Phytophthora pisi; Piezodorus guildinii (stink bug); Plutella xylostella (diamondback moth); Polygonum persicaria (redshank); Pratylenchus loosi (root lesion nematode); Pratylenchus thornei; Pseudomonas savastanoi pv. phaseolicola (halo blight (of beans)); Pseudomonas viridiflava (bacterial leaf blight of tomato (USA)); Pythium myriotylum (brown rot of groundnut); Rotylenchulus reniformis (reniform nematode); Rumex crispus (curled dock); Sitona humeralis; Sitophilus oryzae (lesser grain weevil); Sonchus arvensis (perennial sowthistle); Spodoptera eridania (southern armyworm); Spodoptera frugiperda (fall armyworm); Spodoptera praefica (western yellowstriped armyworm); Theba pisana (white garden snail); Thrips imaginis (plague thrips); Thysanoplusia orichalcea (slender burnished brass moth); Tipula paludosa (European crane fly); Tobacco necrosis virus (augusta disease of tulip); Trichoplusia ni (cabbage looper); Turnip mosaic virus (cabbage A virus mosaic); Verticillium dahliae (verticillium wilt); Watermelon mosaic virus (watermelon mosaic); Xestia c-nigrum (spotted cutworm)

Wild host of:

Acronicta rumicis (knotgrass moth); Xiphinema diversicaudatum (dagger nematode)

Associated with (not a host):

Burkholderia cepacia (sour skin of onion); Clonostachys rosea (mycoparasite of fungal pathogens); Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. ciceris (Fusarium wilt of chickpea); Gliocladium catenulatum; Hypocrea rufa (green mould of narcissus); Meloidogyne javanica (sugarcane eelworm); Pseudomonas fluorescens (pink eye: potato); Pyrilla perpusilla (sugarcane planthopper); Pythium oligandrum (mycoparasite of Pythium spp.); Sarocladium strictum (acremonium wilt); Trichoderma harzianum (hyperparasite of Rhizoctonia solani)

Host of (source - data mining):

Acanthoscelides obtectus (bean bruchid); Agriotes lineatus (wireworm); Agriotes ustulatus; Agrotis biconica; Alternaria alternata (alternaria leaf spot); Alternaria tenuissima (nailhead spot of tomato); Aphanomyces euteiches f.sp. pisi; Broad bean mottle virus; Bruchidius incarnatus; Callosobruchus chinensis (Chinese bruchid); Callosobruchus theobromae; Chrysodeixis includens (soybean looper); Contarinia pisi (midge, pea); Epiphyas postvittana (light brown apple moth); Euchrysops cnejus (bean blue); Fusarium oxysporum (basal rot); Fusarium poae (central: Chrysanthemum spp. bud rot); Fusarium solani f.sp. pisi (root rot: pea); Gibberella intricans (damping-off of safflower); Gibberella pulicaris (basal canker of hop); Gibberella tricincta (blight: grasses); Heliothis peltigera; Kakothrips pisivorus (bean thrips); Lacanobia oleracea (bright-line brown-eye moth); Myrothecium roridum (blight: eggplant); Neonectria radicicola (black root of strawberry); Penicillium notatum (storage rot of cereals); Phoma medicaginis var. medicaginis (lucerne black stem); Pseudomonas syringae (bacterial blast); Red clover vein mosaic virus; Sclerotinia minor (sclerotinia disease of lettuce); Sitona macularius (weevil, spotted bean); Spilarctia obliqua (common hairy caterpillar); Spodoptera ornithogalli (yellow striped armyworm); Tychius quinquepunctatus; Uromyces minor; Uromyces pisi-sativi (rust: broad bean); Vicia sativa (common vetch); White clover mosaic virus

Uses List

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Animal feed, fodder, forage

  • Fodder/animal feed

Environmental

  • Soil improvement

Human food and beverage

  • Pulse
  • Vegetable

Medicinal, pharmaceutical

  • Traditional/folklore