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Identification request
2018-03-23T12:00:00.0000000Z
Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture, Maldives Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture, Maldives Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture, Maldives
Dear Sir/Madam,

I am writing on behalf of Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture of the Maldives.

We have received the following attached (with mail) pictures of an insect .

We would like to ask your assistance in identifying this insect. 

Thank you …

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Maldives
Ministry_of_Fisheries_and_Agriculture
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-03-22T04:00:00.0000000Z
'Bumps' on the fruit of okra, India (March 2017) 'Bumps' on the fruit of okra, India (March 2017) Larva of unknown insect emerging from the 'bumps' on the fruit (24 March 2018)

Dear All 

I am posting this for Sam who in March last year sent us photos of okra with small, rather elongated, light green bumps on the surface. Sam's message is below, and photos Okra1&2 are attached. Today, Sam has send another … Read more...
India
Okra
Bumps
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-03-14T10:00:00.0000000Z

Dear Colleagues,

I recently received these photos with a request for identification for which I am asking your help.

The symptoms (as shown on the photos) are observed on a wild, as yet undescribed, Piper species from Madagascar (closely related to

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Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-03-06T12:00:00.0000000Z
Circles on cocoa pod Dominican Republic (unident)
Dear Colleagues,

Please find attached a picture showing strange damage on a cacao pod: a hole surrounded by concentric circles.

Do you have any idea of what it could be?

Thank you.

Regards,

RĂ©gis Posted on user's behalf

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Cocoa_pod
Concentric_rings
Cacao
Dominican_Republic
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-02-08T22:00:00.0000000Z
Cowpea leafminer - adults Cowpea leafminer - blotches caused by the larvae Cowpea leafminer - adult Cowpea leafminer - blotches caused by the larvae
Dear Pestnetters,
Kindly attached a few pictures of mining on Cowpea leaves and the adults if anyone can help with the ID. Hope the pictures are useful. These were taken from Sigatoka valley - Fiji. Adults are roughly 5 mm in length. 
 
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Fiji
Cowpea
Leafminer
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-02-08T14:00:00.0000000Z
Big-eyed bug, possibly Geocoris pacificus
Dear Pest Netters,
Kindly attached a picture of an insect believed to be of the true bug family - from Sigatoka, Fiji. 
Please if anyone can help ID this bug. Thought to be a Big-eye bug of possibly the Genus Geocoris? If so then could be a …
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Biocontrol
Fiji
Big_eyed_bug
Geocoris
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-01-22T08:00:00.0000000Z
On Argel (Solenostemma argel) - Sudan

[Attachment(s) from 'Muniappan, Rangaswamy' rmuni@vt.edu [pestnet] included below] Forwarded herewith is a message and a picture from Dr. Ensaf Mohamed, Sudan for identification of a hemipteran insect feeding on an Apocynaceae plant. …

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Sudan
Argel
Solenostemma_argel
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-01-16T04:00:00.0000000Z
Cocoa pod borer, Kenya - Moth Cocoa pod borer, Kenya - Larvae Cocoa pod borer, Kenya - Moth

Dear all, First of all Greetings for the New Year! 

Can someone of the "pestnet" group can give us the name of the attached photos of the moth species found on cocoa fruit (the larvae are boring the fruit) or at least to get …

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Moths
Cocoa
Kenya
Pods
Pod_borer
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2017-12-17T08:00:00.0000000Z

Dear Pestnet members,

Could someone assist in identifying this caterpillar? It is found in Kenya on the bark of a tree.
Best regards,
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Plant health division
African Indigenous Vegetables IPM
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Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2017-12-12T08:00:00.0000000Z
Yellowing coconuts, Fiji Yellowing coconuts, Fiji

Dear Pestnetters,

Can anyone help me id the disease attached please.

Toloi Vasuidreketi Plant Protection Koronivia Research Station Fiji

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Fiji
Coconuts
Yellowing_leaves