alligatorweed stem borer (Arcola malloi ) on alligatorweed (Alternanthera philoxeroides ) - 4723010

alligatorweed stem borer
Arcola malloi (Pastrana)

Host: alligatorweed (Alternanthera philoxeroides (Mart.) Griseb.)
Descriptor: Biological Control
Description: mats turn yellow but still retain leaves in contrast to the yellow stems defoliated by the alligatorweed flea beetle
Image location: United States

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Name: USDA Agricultural Research Service Archive
Organization: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Country: United States
Series:alligatorweed biological control

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Image uploaded on Tuesday, January 16, 2001
Image Information last updated on Wednesday, March 28, 2001