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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


Pepper Weevil

Anthonomus eugenii (Cano)

Information Sheet


Cowpea Curculio

Chalcodermus aeneus Boheman

Information Sheet


Plum Curculio

Conotrachelus nenuphar (Herbst)

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


Whiteflies

(Hemiptera, Aleyrodidae) several species

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