tobacco flea beetle (Epitrix hirtipennis ) on flue-cured tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum (flue-cured type)) - 1402122

tobacco flea beetle
Epitrix hirtipennis (Melsheimer, 1847)

Host: flue-cured tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum (flue-cured type) L.)
Descriptor: Damage
Description: The lower leaves of larger plants can also be heavily damaged, especially near the base of the leaves.
Image type: Field
Image location: United States

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Specimen in collection: No
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Name: R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Slide Set
Organization: R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company
Country: United States

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Image uploaded on Sunday, March 10, 2002
Image Information last updated on Friday, May 06, 2011