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Featured Creatures

Below is a list of “Featured Creatures” that have appeared in past editions of the IPM Newsletter (alphabetized by scientific name). These insect pests have been selected due to their significant economic importance to agriculture and natural resources in Georgia. Check back each month as more Featured Creatures will be added. Information sheets will open in a separate window as a .pdf document.

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid

Adelges tsugae (Annand)

Information Sheet

Cowpea Curculio

Chalcodermus aeneus Boheman

Information Sheet

Blueberry Gall Midge

Dasineura oxycoccana (Johnson)

Information Sheet

Tobacco Flea Beetle

Epitrix hirtipennis (Melsheimer)

Information Sheet

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Halyomorpha halys

Information Sheet

Cabbage Webworm

Hellula, rogatalis (Cabbage webworm)

Hellula, unadalis (Oriental cabbage webworm)

Information Sheet

Diamondback Moth

Lepidoptera, Plutellidae

Information Sheet

Green Peach Aphid

Myzus persicae

Information Sheet

Southern Green Stink Bug

Nezara viridula (Linnaeus)

Information Sheet

Peanut Burrower Bug

Pangaeus bilineatus (Say)

Information Sheet

Nantucket Pine Tip Moth

Rhyacionia frustrana

Information Sheet

Fall Armyworm

Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith)

Information Sheet