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Derbid Planthopper

Scientific Name
Lamenia caliginea
Scientific Author
(Stål, 1854)
Taxonomy
(Hemiptera: Derbidae)
Pest Status
0 Unknown
Status
0 NZ - Unknown
Reliability
High
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Diagnostic Notes
Martin Kessing & Mau (1992). In Hawaii has been recorded on banana, mango, noni (Morinda citrifolia), and taro (dasheen). Outside of Hawaii, it has been recorded on Hernandia, Calophyllum, Barringtonia racemosa, mango, taro, and Messerschmidia.

Recorded in Stout (1982, page 76) as being on leaves and no quarantine action needed.

Currently 6 subspecies of this taxon are recorded (Atlas of Living Australia):

Lamenia caliginea charon

Lamenia caliginea dira

Lamenia caliginea ponapeana

Lamenia caliginea sory

Lamenia caliginea thyestes

Lamenia caliginea yapana

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Specimen Contact
New Zealand Arthropod Collection
Author
Crosby, T.K.
Created
05/07/2013 02:10 AEST
Last Updated
09/04/2014 23:47 AEST
Citation
Crosby, T.K. (2013) Derbid Planthopper (Lamenia caliginea) Updated on 4/9/2014 11:47:34 PM Available online: PaDIL - http://www.padil.gov.au.
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