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Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-07-06T02:00:00.0000000Z
Banana with deformed leaves, Nigeria Banana with deformed leaves, Nigeria
Dear All,
This was observed on plantain in a farmer's field. It affects mostly the 2-4th leaves after the cigar leaf.  It was not insect defoliation. 
Any possible cause? 
Thank you. 
Shakiru Adewale KAZEEM, PhD. Plant …
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banana
Nigeria
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-07-03T04:00:00.0000000Z
Maize, Nigeria Maize, Nigeria Maize, Nigeria

Dear Sir, 

These are pictures sent to us by a farmer. We are suspect it to be mix infection of Southern and Northern leaf blight. 
Is there any other possible conclusion? Your comments will be highly appreciated. 
Thank you. 
Kazeem …

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Nigeria
Maize
Victoria, Seychelles
Identification request
2018-06-04T12:00:00.0000000Z

Dear Pestnet Members

We would like some help in identifying this caterpillar

Thanking you

Ravi Moustache National Biosecurity Agency Seychelles

Posted on user's behalf

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Seychelles
Oleander_hawkmoth
Hippotion_nerii
Sphingidae
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-05-08T18:00:00.0000000Z
Cocoa pod damage Cote D'Ivoire (it appears that the two caterpillars are not the same!) Cocoa pod damage Cote D'Ivoire
Dear PestNet members,

This pest seems to be new and is causing much damage to cocoa trees in an area in Côte d’Ivoire. Looking for ID. Any help is much appreciated. 

Best regards, Wouter Vanhove

 Laboratory of Tropical and Subtropical …

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Cocoa
Caterpillars
Cote_d_Ivoire
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-05-06T18:00:00.0000000Z

Dear Members

Our Yahoo woes continue. This is from Gerald McCormack, Cook Islands. Please assist him.

Hi Grahame, tried to send this to Pestnet but it failed. Could you please post if for me? Regards, Gerald

Kia orana Hemipterists,

This thread-legged bug …

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Emesinae
Ploiaria
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-05-06T04:00:00.0000000Z
Beetles on pineapple, but are they primary or just there to feed on the juice.

I am sending this for Pita Tikai, Solomon Islands who is having trouble too with Yahoo

Hi Pestnetter​s, Attached are pictures of a beetle - ?stag beetle - damaging pineapple fruits at Papagu, Solomon islands. 

This is the first time that the … Read more...
Solomon_Islands
Stag_beetle
Pineapple
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-05-05T04:00:00.0000000Z
Slug caterpillars on banana
Dear All, Any possible ID of the insect on the photo? It was found in Trinidad. Thanks Deanne Vijayanti Ramroop Trinidad Posted on user's behalf Read more...
banana
Trinidad
Caterpillar
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-05-04T18:00:00.0000000Z

Hello everyone, Am Sam from India state of Gujarat. I have attached a photo of pomegranate. Can some one help me identify what insect is it.

Regards

Sam

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Gularat_India
Pomegranate
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-05-02T04:00:00.0000000Z
Weed from Markham Valley, Papua New Guinea Weed from Markham Valley, Papua New Guinea
Pestnet

I would appreciate very much a species name for this weed. We find this around the Markham valley, Papua New Guinea.

Regards

Lastus Kuniata (PhD) Head of Research & Development - RamuNew Britain Palm OilRamu Agri Industries Ltd, Gusap Downs …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-04-04T08:00:00.0000000Z

Dear pestneters,

I am sorry to pester you with some probably trivial ninja-fly taxonomy, however would it be possible for you to assist me with a quick statement on the taxonomic affiliation of the insect attached in the two pix. We see this …

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Cassava
DR_Congo
Whitefly