Photo 3. Sooty mould on leaves growing on honeydew deposited by the mango leafhopper, Idioscopus nitidulus.
Idioscopus nitidulus and Idioscopus clypealis
AUTHOR Grahame Jackson
Information from CABI (2015) Idioscopus nitidulus (mango leafhopper) and Idioscopus clypealis (mango leafhopper) Crop Protection Compendium. (www.cabi.org/cpc). Photos 1-4 Joel Miles, National Invasive Species Coordinator, Bureau of Agriculture, Ministry of Natural Resources, Environment & Tourism, Republic of Palau.
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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