Pacific Pests and Pathogens Pacific Pests & Pathogens - Mini Fact Sheet Edition

Rice white-backed planthopper (423) Print Fact Sheet


Common Name

White-backed planthopper

Scientific Name

Sogatella furcifera

AUTHOR Grahame Jackson
Information from CABI Sogatella furcifera (white-backed planthopper) (2018) Crop Protection Compendium. (; and (plus Photo 4) from Planthopper. Rice Knowledge Bank. IRRI. ( Photo 1&2 . Photo 3 Part of the image collection of the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI). (

Produced with support from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research under project HORT/2016/185: Responding to emerging pest and disease threats to horticulture in the Pacific islands, implemented by the University of Queensland and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community.

This mini fact sheet is a part of the app Pacific Pests and Pathogens

The mobile application is available from the Google Play Store and Apple iTunes.

Pacific Pests and Pathogens Android Edition        Pacific Pests and Pathogens iOS Edition            Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research