melaleuca leaf weevil (Oxyops vitiosa ) on melaleuca (Melaleuca quinquenervia ) - 4723014

melaleuca leaf weevil
Oxyops vitiosa (Pascoe, 1870)

Host: melaleuca (Melaleuca quinquenervia (Cav.) Blake)
Descriptor: Larva(e)
Description: Two larvae and typical larval feeding damage on a twig tip, note feeding scars on young leaves.
Image type: Field
Image location: United States

Specimen Information

Specimen in collection: No
Specimen Condition:
Identification Method:

Photographer Information

Name: Willey Durden
Organization: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Country: United States
Series:australian paperbark tree biological control

More Images:

Image Number: 4723014

Light Box(?)

For Batch Downloading, Requesting Commercial Use,
Creating Presentations, and Creating Image Collections

Creative Commons License    This work is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Image Use:(?) You must attribute the work in the manner specified (but not in any way that suggests endorsement).

Image Citation:(?) Willey Durden, USDA Agricultural Research Service,

Node Affiliation: Bugwood - UGA

Available Images Resolutions:

(Download only - Use Light Box for Requests)

Image uploaded on Tuesday, January 16, 2001
Image Information last updated on Friday, September 02, 2011