Insects

Apple fruit beetles

Popillia species and Protaetia neglecta Crop: Apple Why is it a problem? ...
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Apple fruit borer

Argyresthia sp. Crop: Apple Why is it a problem? Caterpillars burrow into ...
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Apple twig borer

Linda rubescens Crop: Apple Why is it a problem? Larvae bore into ...
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Armyworm

Pseudaletia separata (or Mythimna separata)        Crops: Rice, maize, wheat and buckwheat Why ...
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Asiatic citrus psyllid

Diaphorina citri Crop: Citrus Why is it a problem? The Asiatic citrus ...
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Cabbage aphid

Brevicoryne brassicae Crops: Cole crops, also mustard and radish Why is it ...
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Cabbage moth

Mamestra brassicae Crops: Cole crops Why is it a problem? Cabbage moth ...
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Cabbage white butterfly

Pieris brassicae Crops: Cole crops Why is it a problem? Cabbage white ...
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Chilli pod-borer

Helicoverpa armigera Crop: Chilli, chickpeas, maize and tomato Why is it a ...
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Chinese fruit fly

Bactrocera minax Crop: Citrus Why is it a problem? Chinese fruit fly ...
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Citrus leaf miner

Phyllocnistis citrella Crop: Citrus Why is it a problem? The citrus leaf-miner ...
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Citrus shield bug

Rhynchocoris poseidon Crop: Citrus Why is it a problem? Feeding on sap ...
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Citrus trunk borer

Anoplophora nr versteegi Crop: Citrus Why is it a problem? Stem-boring larvae ...
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Cleorina leaf beetles

Cleorina spp. Crops: Apples, walnut Why is it a problem? Cleorina leaf ...
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Common cutworm

Agrotis segetum Crop: Chilli, Cole crops, tomato, maize Why is it a ...
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Diamondback moth

Plutella xylostella Crop: Cole crops Why is it a problem? Diamondback moth ...
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Flat spiny caterpillar

Agalope hyalina Crop: Apple Why is it a problem? Large numbers of ...
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Fruit tree red spotted mite

Panonychus ulmi Crop: Apple Why is it a problem? Prolonged, intense infestations ...
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Grain moth

Sitotroga cerealella Crop: Stored grain, especially maize Why is it a problem? ...
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Grain weevils

Sitophilus species Crop: Stored grain, especially maize Why is it a problem? ...
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Green apple weevil

Myllocerus sp. nr chloris Crops: Apple, peach Why is it a problem? ...
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Green citrus psyllid

Cacopsylla heterogena Crop: Citrus Why is it a problem? The green citrus ...
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Harlequin bug

Eurydema spp. Crops: Cole crops Why is it a problem? Harlequin bugs ...
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Hoppers on rice

Several species of Cicadellid and Delphacid bugs Crop: Rice Why is it ...
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Peach-potato aphid

Myzus persicae Crop: Generalist, but is only a pest of potato Why ...
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Potato tuber moth (PTM)

Phthorimaea operculella Crop: Potato Why is it a problem? PTM is the ...
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Red ant

Dorylus orientalis Crop: Generalist, but can seriously impact vegetable crops including potato ...
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Rice caseworm

Parapoynx stagnalis Crop: Rice Why is it a problem? This leaf-feeding moth ...
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Rice leaf folder

Cnaphalocrocis medinalis Crop: Rice Why is it a problem? The rice leaf ...
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Rice stem-borers

Four moth species Crop: Rice Why is it a problem? There are ...
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San Jose scale

Diaspidiotus perniciosus Crop: Apple Why is it a problem? When feeding on ...
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Tomato leaf miner

Tuta absoluta Crop: Tomato Why is it a threat? Although not yet ...
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Two-spotted apple beetle

Microserica sp. Crop: Apple Why is it a problem? Large beetle numbers ...
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White grub

Phyllophyga sp. Crop: Potato Why is it a problem? Feeding by the ...
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Woolly aphid

Eriosoma lanigerum Crop: Apple Why is it a problem? The woolly aphid ...
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