Image Number: 5312097

Adult 3 to 4 mm long; body brown mottled; head light brown; forewing broadest apical half, mottled, and with brown band extending around periphery of outer half of wing, the band slightly interrupted near apex; antennae with black tip and two small light brown spots on middle segments; living insect covered with whitish, waxy secretion, making it appear dusty; East Timor KAB DILI, 30 Jan 2000, G. Bellis, ex sweeping Fortunella japonica (AQIS, Darwin).
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Lateral / Side

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Image location:
Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Psylloidea
Family: Psyllidae
Genus: Diaphorina
Subject: Diaphorina citri Kuwayama
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, October 11, 2007
Image last updated:
Thursday, December 13, 2007