salvinia weevil (Cyrtobagous salviniae ) on giant salvinia (Salvinia molesta ) - 1317056

salvinia weevil
Cyrtobagous salviniae Calder & Sands, 1985

Host: giant salvinia (Salvinia molesta D. S. Mitchell)
Descriptor: Biological Control
Description: Technician Eileen Porkorny (left) and Student Conservation Association member Laurie Bauer collect giant salvinia used for rearing the weevil Cyrtobagous Salviniae.
Image type: Field
Image location: United States

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Name: Scott Bauer
Organization: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Country: United States

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Image uploaded on Tuesday, March 04, 2003
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