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Chapter Three Damage Caused by Plant Pests
Chapter Five Plant Pests
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abdomen Adult moth adults and nymphs antennae aphid areas Australia banana band beetle body borer caterpillar cause chemical control citrus cocoa Coconut Coconut rhinoceros beetle cocoon colour common conspicuous control measures cotton cowpea cream crop dalo dark brown Description and life-history diazinon dieldrin dorsal eelworm Eggs are laid Fiji flower Fore-wings Fruit fly gallons of water grain green Hawaii head Hibiscus Hind-wings holes important infestations insect insecticide introduced into Fiji ladybird large numbers larvae eat Leaf miner Leaf roller leafhopper leaves legs Life-cycle liquid malathion malathion 50 Mature larva mealybug minor pest Noctuidae nymphs nymphs suck occur Pacific Islands pale parasite pest planthopper Plate poisonous predator pronotum Pupa Pyralidae reddish-brown rice Samoa seed shiny black soil species spider mite spots spray stages stem stripes sugar-cane sweet potato thorax thrips tissues tubers underside Viti Levu webworm weevil Widely distributed throughout wings yellow young