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Groundnut leaf hopper

Empoasca kerri

Description:

The groundnut leafhopper adults are elongate, active, wedge shape, green insects.

Habitat:

Nymphs and adults inject toxins resulting in whitening of veins and chlorotic patches especially at the tips of leaflet. Heavily attacked crop looks yellow and gives a scorched appearance known as 'hopper burn'.

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2 Comments

nivedc
nivedc 9 years ago

Thank you, Ava!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

Welcome to Project Noah, nivedc.

nivedc
Spotted by
nivedc

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Spotted on Jan 27, 2013
Submitted on Jan 27, 2013

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