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Cover for Anguina agrostis (bentgrass nematode)

Anguina agrostis is an obligate plant endoparasite that forms seed galls in grass inflorescences. The nematode was first described from seed galls on...

Cover for Acromyrmex octospinosus (leaf cutting ant)

Acromyrmex octospinosus, like many species in the genus Acromyrmex and the related genus Atta, are leaf-cutting ants and are considered major...


The following description of the adult of D. hydrophiloides is from Hansen (1995):Length 6-8 mm. Black; ventral face reddish piceous (dark brown to...


The citrus rind borer, Prays endocarpa, is a tiny moth native to South and Southeast Asia that attacks species of Citrus and Aegle marmelos in the...

Cover for Xanthomonas hortorum pv. carotae (bacterial blight of carrot)

Bacterial blight of carrot, caused by Xanthomonas hortorum pv. carotae, was first described in 1931 in California (USA). The disease occurs in...


Monochamus urussoviiis a longhorn beetle (Cerambycidae). It is a Eurosiberian species with a native distribution from Eastern Europe through Siberia...

Cover for Eupoecilia ambiguella (European grape berry moth)

Eupoecilia ambiguella is a moth that is widespread in Europe and in Asia and it is not considered introduced outside its native range. This pest...


Leguminivora glycinivorella is a major pest of soybean in Japan, Korea, northeastern China and the Russian Far East. Larvae feed on developing seeds...


Macrosiphum daphnidis (Hemiptera, Aphididae) is widespread throughout Europe. It is closely associated with plants of the genus Daphne. These plants...


The Chilean carpenter worm, C. valdiviana, is a pest moth native to Chile and Argentina. The larvae are wood borers that feed on a variety of native...

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