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Annona

Summary

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  • 22 June 2017
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Annona
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
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Annona glabra (pond apple); habit on margin of wetland at Green Cay Wetlands, Florida. September 25, 2009
TitleHabit
CaptionAnnona glabra (pond apple); habit on margin of wetland at Green Cay Wetlands, Florida. September 25, 2009
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona glabra (pond apple); habit on margin of wetland at Green Cay Wetlands, Florida. September 25, 2009
HabitAnnona glabra (pond apple); habit on margin of wetland at Green Cay Wetlands, Florida. September 25, 2009©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); habit, with fruits. Waiehu, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2009.
TitleHabit, with fruits
CaptionAnnona muricata (soursop); habit, with fruits. Waiehu, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2009.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); habit, with fruits. Waiehu, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2009.
Habit, with fruitsAnnona muricata (soursop); habit, with fruits. Waiehu, Maui, Hawaii, USA. July, 2009.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona glabra (pond apple); trunk at Green Cay Wetlands, Florida. September 25, 2009.
TitleTrunk and leaves
CaptionAnnona glabra (pond apple); trunk at Green Cay Wetlands, Florida. September 25, 2009.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona glabra (pond apple); trunk at Green Cay Wetlands, Florida. September 25, 2009.
Trunk and leavesAnnona glabra (pond apple); trunk at Green Cay Wetlands, Florida. September 25, 2009.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); habit. Commodore Avenue, Sand Island, Midway Atol, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
TitleHabit
CaptionAnnona muricata (soursop); habit. Commodore Avenue, Sand Island, Midway Atol, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); habit. Commodore Avenue, Sand Island, Midway Atol, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
HabitAnnona muricata (soursop); habit. Commodore Avenue, Sand Island, Midway Atol, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona glabra (pond apple); habit at Green Cay Wetlands Boynton Beach, Florida. September 25, 2009
TitleHabit and leaves
CaptionAnnona glabra (pond apple); habit at Green Cay Wetlands Boynton Beach, Florida. September 25, 2009
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona glabra (pond apple); habit at Green Cay Wetlands Boynton Beach, Florida. September 25, 2009
Habit and leavesAnnona glabra (pond apple); habit at Green Cay Wetlands Boynton Beach, Florida. September 25, 2009©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); foliage. Commodore Avenue, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
TitleFoliage
CaptionAnnona muricata (soursop); foliage. Commodore Avenue, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); foliage. Commodore Avenue, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
FoliageAnnona muricata (soursop); foliage. Commodore Avenue, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona glabra (pond apple); leaves at Green Cay Wetlands Boynton Beach, Florida. September 25, 2009
TitleLeaves
CaptionAnnona glabra (pond apple); leaves at Green Cay Wetlands Boynton Beach, Florida. September 25, 2009
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona glabra (pond apple); leaves at Green Cay Wetlands Boynton Beach, Florida. September 25, 2009
LeavesAnnona glabra (pond apple); leaves at Green Cay Wetlands Boynton Beach, Florida. September 25, 2009©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); flowers and leaves. Pali o Waipio, Maui, Hawaii, USA. November, 2012.
TitleFlower
CaptionAnnona muricata (soursop); flowers and leaves. Pali o Waipio, Maui, Hawaii, USA. November, 2012.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); flowers and leaves. Pali o Waipio, Maui, Hawaii, USA. November, 2012.
FlowerAnnona muricata (soursop); flowers and leaves. Pali o Waipio, Maui, Hawaii, USA. November, 2012.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona glabra (pond apple); fruit at Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge, Florida. September 26, 2009
TitleFruit
CaptionAnnona glabra (pond apple); fruit at Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge, Florida. September 26, 2009
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona glabra (pond apple); fruit at Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge, Florida. September 26, 2009
FruitAnnona glabra (pond apple); fruit at Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge, Florida. September 26, 2009©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); flower parts. Pali o Waipio, Maui, Hawaii, USA. November, 2012.
TitleFlower parts
CaptionAnnona muricata (soursop); flower parts. Pali o Waipio, Maui, Hawaii, USA. November, 2012.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); flower parts. Pali o Waipio, Maui, Hawaii, USA. November, 2012.
Flower partsAnnona muricata (soursop); flower parts. Pali o Waipio, Maui, Hawaii, USA. November, 2012.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); foliage and fruits. Pali o Waipio Huelo, Maui, Hawaii, USA. March, 2013.
TitleFoliage and fruits
CaptionAnnona muricata (soursop); foliage and fruits. Pali o Waipio Huelo, Maui, Hawaii, USA. March, 2013.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); foliage and fruits. Pali o Waipio Huelo, Maui, Hawaii, USA. March, 2013.
Foliage and fruitsAnnona muricata (soursop); foliage and fruits. Pali o Waipio Huelo, Maui, Hawaii, USA. March, 2013.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); close view of fruit. Pali o Waipio Huelo, Mau, Hawaii, USA. March, 2013
TitleFruit
CaptionAnnona muricata (soursop); close view of fruit. Pali o Waipio Huelo, Mau, Hawaii, USA. March, 2013
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); close view of fruit. Pali o Waipio Huelo, Mau, Hawaii, USA. March, 2013
FruitAnnona muricata (soursop); close view of fruit. Pali o Waipio Huelo, Mau, Hawaii, USA. March, 2013©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); close view of fruit, infested with with scale insects and attendant ants. Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. March, 2015.
TitleFruit
CaptionAnnona muricata (soursop); close view of fruit, infested with with scale insects and attendant ants. Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. March, 2015.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Annona muricata (soursop); close view of fruit, infested with with scale insects and attendant ants. Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. March, 2015.
FruitAnnona muricata (soursop); close view of fruit, infested with with scale insects and attendant ants. Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. March, 2015.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Annona L.

International Common Names

  • French: corossolier

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Annone

EPPO code

  • ANUSS (Annona sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Annonales
  •                         Family: Annonaceae
  •                             Genus: Annona

List of Pests

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Major host of:

Attacus atlas (atlas moth); Bephrata ruficollis; Bephratelloides cubensis (soursop seed borer); Bephratelloides paraguayensis (soursop wasp); Bephratelloides pomorum (soursop wasp); Campylenchia hastata; Ceratocystis fimbriata (Ceratocystis blight); Ceroplastes rusci (fig wax scale); Coccus longulus (long shield scale); Cocytius antaeus; Colletotrichum annonicola; Corythuca gossypii (cotton lacebug); Darna diducta (nettle caterpillar); Dysmicoccus neobrevipes (grey pineapple mealybug); Ferrisia virgata (striped mealybug); Globisporangium splendens (blast of oil palm); Glomerella cingulata (anthracnose); Gonodonta clotilda; Gonodonta nutrix; Graphium doson (common jay); Heliothrips haemorrhoidalis (black tea thrips); Icerya aegyptiaca (breadfruit mealybug); Icerya seychellarum (Seychelles scale); Maconellicoccus hirsutus (pink hibiscus mealybug); Membracis tectigera; Nipaecoccus nipae (spiked mealybug); Oemanus ortygnus (soursop flowerworm); Parasaissetia nigra (pomegranate scale); Philephedra broadwayi; Phyllosticta anonicola; Pseudococcus jackbeardsleyi (Jack Beardsley mealybug); Pycnoderes quadrimaculatus (black bug); Pythium vexans (damping off); Saissetia coffeae (hemispherical scale); Selenaspidus articulatus (West Indian red scale); Sibine aureomaculata; Xyleutes punctifer

Minor host of:

Aleurocanthus spiniferus (orange spiny whitefly); Aleurocanthus woglumi (citrus blackfly); Anastrepha ludens (Mexican fruit fly); Anastrepha serpentina (sapodilla fruit fly); Aphis spiraecola (Spirea aphid); Aspidiotus destructor (coconut scale); Ceroplastes floridensis (soft scale); Ceroplastes rubens (red wax scale); Chrysomphalus dictyospermi (dictyospermum scale); Coccus hesperidum (brown soft scale); Colletotrichum fructicola; Paracoccus marginatus (papaya mealybug); Phytophthora palmivora (coconut budrot); Planococcus citri (citrus mealybug); Rhizopus stolonifer (bulb rot); Rosellinia necatrix (dematophora root rot); Toxoptera aurantii (camellia aphid); Xylosandrus compactus (shot-hole borer)

Wild host of:

Aonidiella orientalis (oriental yellow scale); Bemisia tabaci (MEAM1) (silverleaf whitefly); Bemisia tabaci (MED) (silverleaf whitefly)

Associated with (not a host):

Archytas plangens; Euphorocera claripennis; Euphorocera floridensis

Host of (source - data mining):

Carpophilus mutilatus (flower beetle); Cerconota anonella (soursop moth); Gonodonta pyrgo; Haptoncus luteolus; Parthenolecanium persicae (peach scale)