Biological Control of Pests in Forests of Eastern United States




Image Number: 0002076
Subject: waterhyacinth weevil
Insecta > Coleoptera > Curculionidae
Neochetina spp. Hustache
Host: common water hyacinth
Liliopsida > Liliales > Pontederiaceae
Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms
Photographer: Willey Durden, USDA ARS
Descriptor: Larva(e)
Description: Late-stage larva feed at the base of leaf petioles often damaging a subtending axillary buds
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Willey Durden, USDA ARS,
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