salvinia weevil (Cyrtobagous salviniae ) on giant salvinia (Salvinia molesta ) - 1929043

salvinia weevil
Cyrtobagous salviniae Calder & Sands, 1985

Host: giant salvinia (Salvinia molesta D. S. Mitchell)
Descriptor: Biological Control
Description: Werombi creek in temperate Australia, near Sydney, three years after the weevil was released
Image location: Australia

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Name: Mic Julien
Organization: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization
Country: Australia
Series:salvinia biological control

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Image Number: 1929043

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Image uploaded on Tuesday, February 27, 2001
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