Biological Control of Pests in Forests of Eastern United States




Image Number: 0002079
Subject: waterhyacinth mirid bug
Insecta > Heteroptera > Miridae
Eccritotarsus catarinensis (Carvalho)
Host: common water hyacinth
Liliopsida > Liliales > Pontederiaceae
Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms
Photographer: Carina J. Cilliers, ARC - Plant Protection Research Institute
Descriptor: Damage
Description: A mat in South Africa in decline due to infestation; Clairwood Quarry, KwaZulu, Natal
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Carina J. Cilliers, ARC - Plant Protection Research Institute,
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