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Salix
(willows)

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Salix (willows)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 15 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Salix
  • Preferred Common Name
  • willows
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Salix L., nom. cons. prop.

Preferred Common Name

  • willows

Other Scientific Names

  • Chosenia

International Common Names

  • Spanish: sauces
  • French: saules

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Weide
  • Netherlands: wilgen

EPPO code

  • SAXSS (Salix sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Salicales
  •                         Family: Salicaceae
  •                             Genus: Salix

List of Pests

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Major host of:

Aeolesthes sarta (city longhorn beetle); Anoplophora glabripennis (Asian longhorned beetle); Cerura menciana; Cerura vinula (puss moth); Choristoneura rosaceana (oblique banded leaf roller); Clostera anachoreta; Clostera anastomosis (black-back prominent moth); Coptotermes (termites); Cossus cossus (carpenter moth); Cryptodiaporthe populea (poplar canker); Diaspidiotus gigas; Erysiphe adunca (powdery mildew of poplar); Fomes fomentarius (hoof fungus); Glomerella miyabeana; Inonotus hispidus (shaggy bracket); Laothoë populi (poplar hawkmoth); Leucoma salicis (satin moth); Lymantria dispar (gypsy moth); Maladera orientalis (smaller velvet chafer); Micracis hirtellus (California hardwood bark beetle); Monema flavescens (oriental moth); Nymphalis polychloros (large tortoiseshell butterfly); Papilio glaucus (tiger swallowtail); Papilio rutulus (western swallowtail); Paranthrene dollii (poplar borer); Phellinus igniarius (hardwood trunk rot); Phymatotrichopsis omnivora (cotton root rot); Prionoxystus robiniae (carpenter worm); Pseudomonas syringae pv. syringae (bacterial canker or blast (stone and pome fruits)); Rhizobium radiobacter (crown gall); Rhizobium rhizogenes (gall); Saperda populnea (small poplar borer); Scirtothrips inermis; Smerinthus ocellatus (eyed hawkmoth); Smerinthus planus planus; Solanum nigrum (black nightshade); Sphaceloma murrayae; Tremex fuscicornis (Tremex wasp); Xylotrechus namanganensis (namangan longhorn beetle)

Minor host of:

Aleurocanthus spiniferus (orange spiny whitefly); Aleurodicus dugesii; Alternaria tenuissima (nailhead spot of tomato); Ametastegia; Armillaria luteobubalina (armillaria root rot); Armillaria mellea (armillaria root rot); Armillaria ostoyae (armillaria root rot); Buddleja davidii (butterfly bush); Caliroa cerasi (pear and cherry slugworm); Candidatus Phytoplasma asteris (yellow disease phytoplasmas); Cavariella theobaldi; Ceroplastes ceriferus (Indian wax scale); Ceroplastes japonicus (tortoise wax scale); Choristoneura conflictana (large aspen tortrix); Chrysomphalus dictyospermi (dictyospermum scale); Coccus hesperidum (brown soft scale); Costelytra zealandica (grass grub); Diaspidiotus perniciosus (San José scale); Erythricium salmonicolor (pink disease); Euproctis chrysorrhoea (brown-tail moth); Globisporangium irregulare (dieback: carrot); Helicoverpa zea (American cotton bollworm); Lambdina fiscellaria (eastern hemlock looper); Malacosoma disstria (forest tent caterpillar); Melolontha melolontha (white grub cockchafer); Operophtera brumata (winter moth); Panolis flammea (pine beauty moth); Papilio canadensis (tiger swallowtail); Parthenolecanium corni (European fruit lecanium); Popillia japonica (Japanese beetle); Potato witches' broom phytoplasma (yellows-type disease); Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (mulberry scale); Rosellinia necatrix (dematophora root rot); Scolytus intricatus (European oak bark beetle); Scolytus scolytus (large elm bark beetle); Scotinophara coarctata (black rice bug); Thrips angusticeps (field thrips); Trichoplusia ni (cabbage looper); Xylella fastidiosa (Pierce's disease of grapevines); Zeuzera pyrina (wood leopard moth)

Wild host of:

Acronicta rumicis (knotgrass moth); Aonidiella orientalis (oriental yellow scale); Aromia bungii (red necked longicorn); Arundo donax (giant reed); Cuscuta europaea (European dodder); Halyomorpha halys (brown marmorated stink bug); Hemicriconemoides mangiferae; Hyphantria cunea (mulberry moth); Malacosoma americanum (eastern tent caterpillar); Nymphalis antiopa (Camberwell beauty); Oligonychus peruvianus; Orthosia cerasi (common quaker); Otiorhynchus armadillo (armadillo weevil); Otiorhynchus salicicola; Parabemisia myricae (bayberry whitefly); Peridroma saucia (pearly underwing moth); Saturnia pyri (giant emperor moth); Spodoptera eridania (southern armyworm); Steirastoma breve (cacao beetle); Trichodorus (stubby root nematodes); Xyleborus dispar (pear blight beetle)

Associated with (not a host):

Diaspidiotus ostreaeformis (pear oyster scale); Pleurotus ostreatus (oyster mushroom)

Host of (source - data mining):

Anagrapha falcifera (celery looper); Apatura ilia; Aromia moschata; Batocera horsfieldi; Cavariella aegopodii (carrot-willow aphid); Chionaspis salicis (willow scale); Chrysomela populi (balsam poplar leaf beetle); Chrysomela scripta (cottonwood leaf beetle); Cryptodiaporthe salicella; Eumeta variegata; Euura lasiolepis; Galerucella lineola (beetle, elm tree); Gonioctena pallida; Gonioctena viminalis; Hyalophora columbia (columbian silk moth); Lacanobia oleracea (bright-line brown-eye moth); Lochmaea caprea (leaf beetle, willow); Lygus spinolae (plant bug, pale green); Megaplatypus mutatus; Melampsora capraearum; Melampsora epitea; Melampsora epitea f.sp. laricis; Melampsora larici-pentandrae; Melampsora ribesii-viminalis; Melampsora salicis-albae; Palomena angulosa; Phratora vitellinae (beetle, brassy willow); Phytobia cambii; Plagiodera versicolora (willow leaf beetle); Ptilophora plumigera; Rabdophaga strobiloides; Rhyephenes humeralis; Synanthedon formicaeformis; Taphrina populina (yellow: poplar leaf blister); Thrips vulgatissimus; Trichoferus campestris; Venturia saliciperda (blight of willow); Xanthomonas populi (bacterial canker of poplar); Yponomeuta rorellus (willow ermine moth); Zootermopsis laticeps