In late 2016, Australia’s top 40 Priority Plant Pests were named and shamed. Click here to view the list.
In addition, high priority exotic pest threats of the viticulture industry were outlined in 2013 by Plant Health Australia here.
For further information about some of these priority pests, refer to the list below:
- Grape phylloxera
- Xylella fastidiosa
- Pierce’s Disease
- Glassy-winged sharpshooter
- Spotted-winged drosophila
- Black rot
- Grapevine leaf rust
- Red blotch-associated virus
- Angular leaf scorch and Rotbrenner
- Bacterial blight of grapevine
- Vine and Grape mealybug
- Grape berry moths
- Fruit Fly
- Khapra beetle
For information on Notifiable endemics to Viticulture, click here.
For information on Non-notifiable endemics to Viticulture, click here.
For information on Exotics to Viticulture, click here.
For information on interesting pests to other non-grape crops, click here.