Photo 1. Sweet potato hornworm larva, Agrius convolvuli. Note colours range from green, brown to black.
Photo 2. Sweet potato hornworm larva, Agrius convolvuli. Note colours range from green, brown to black.
Sweet potato hornworm, Convolvulus hawk moth
AUTHORS Helen Tsatsia & Grahame Jackson
Information (and Photo 2) from O'Sullivan J et al . Sweetpotato DiagNotes: A diagnostic key and Information tool for sweetpotato problems. (http://keys.lucidcentral.org/keys/sweetpotato/key/Sweetpotato%20Diagnotes/Media/Html/FrontPage/FrontPage.htm). Photo 3 Wikipedia. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agrius_convolvuli).
Produced with support from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research under project PC/2010/090: Strengthening integrated crop management research in the Pacific Islands in support of sustainable intensification of high-value crop production, implemented by the University of Queensland and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community.
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