Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Farm Doctor: Tomato on Oahu

What's wrong with this plant?
Appears to be mealybug damage
According to CTAHR entomologist, there are 8 species of mealy bugs that attack tomatoes. They are: papaya mealy bug, pink hibiscus mealy bug, striped mealybug, obscure mealy bug and the Jack Beardsley mealybug. Samples collected and confirmation still pending

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