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Asian Citrus Psyllid

Asian citrus psyllid - USDA, ARS Photo LibraryScientific name: Diaphorina citri Kuwayama, 1908

Common name: Asian citrus psyllid

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Native To: Southern Asia (Grafton-Cardwell et al. 2006)

Date of U.S. Introduction: First found in Florida in 1998 (Grafton-Cardwell et al. 2006)

Means of Introduction: Possibly arrived on imported plants (Grafton-Cardwell et al. 2006)

Impact: Damages citrus plants by feeding on sap; serves as a vector for citrus greening disease, which causes a decline in citrus production. (Grafton-Cardwell et al. 2006)

Current U.S. Distribution:

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Federal Government

Diaphorina citri
Integrated Taxonomic Information System.
Taxonomy

Citrus Greening
USDA. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.

Asian Citrus Psyllid
USDA. APHIS. Hungry Pests.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Impacts; Distribution; Controls

Save Our Citrus
USDA. APHIS. Hungry Pests.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Introduction History; Impacts; Distribution; Legal Aspects

Diaphorina citri Article Citation Search - AGRICOLA Database
USDA. National Agricultural Library.
Research; Special Note: NAL Catalog Search (resources)

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State Government

Don't Move Your Citrus!
Arizona Department of Agriculture.
Photographs; Impacts; Legal Aspects

Asian Citrus Psyllid (ACP) and Huanglongbing (HLB)
California Department of Food and Agriculture.
Photographs; Impacts; Distribution; Controls; Legal Aspects

Pest Alert - Asian Citrus Psyllid
Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services. Division of Plant Industry.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Impacts; Distribution

New Pest Advisory: Asian Citrus Psyllid (Feb 2009; PDF | 70 KB)
Hawaii Department of Agriculture.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Impacts; Distribution

Asian Citrus Psyllid (PDF | 139 KB)
Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Impacts; Distribution; Legal Aspects

Asian Citrus Psyllid
Texas Department of Agriculture.
Distribution; Legal Aspects

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University/Academic

Asian Citrus Psyllid
University of California. Agricultural and Natural Resources. Kearney Agricultural Center. Citrus Entomology.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Illustrations; Introduction History; Impacts; Life Cycle; Distribution; Dispersion; Controls

Asian Citrus Psyllid and Huanglongbing Disease Information (PDF | 22 KB)
University of California - Davis. Statewide Master Gardener Program.
Identification/Description; Introduction History; Impacts

Asian Citrus Psyllid (Aug 2005; PDF | 1.7 MB)
University of California - Riverside. Citrus Clonal Protection Program.
Photographs; Introduction History; Illustrations; Impacts; Life Cycle; Controls

Asian citrus psyllid - Featured Creatures
University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences; Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Division of Plant Industry.
Taxonomy; Identification/Description; Photographs; Illustrations; Impacts; Life Cycle; Distribution; Controls

Asian Citrus Psyllid, Diaphorina citri Kuwayama
University of Florida. Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Introduction History; Impacts; Life Cycle; Distribution; Controls

Biology and Management of the Asian Citrus Psyllid, Diaphorina citri Kuwayama, in Florida Citrus
University of Florida. Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Introduction History; Impacts; Life Cycle; Controls

Asian Citrus Psyllid and Citrus Greening Disease
University of Florida. IFAS Extension. Integrated Pest Management.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Impacts; Life Cycle; Distribution; Controls; Legal Aspects

Classical Biological Control of Asian Citrus Psyllid in Florida
University of Florida. IFAS Extension. Integrated Pest Management.
Photographs; Introduction History; Impacts; Distribution; Controls

Citrus Greening and its Psyllid Vector - Radcliffe's IPM World Textbook
University of Minnesota.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Impacts; Dispersion

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International

Diaphorina citri - Invasive Species Compendium
Centre for Agricultural Bioscience International (CABI).
Taxonomy; Identification/Description; Photographs; Impacts; Life Cycle; Habitat; Distribution; Controls

Data Sheets on Quarantine Pests: Diaphorina citri (PDF | 32 KB)
European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization.
Taxonomy; Identification/Description; Impacts; Distribution; Dispersion; Controls; Special Note: Bibliography

Asiatic citrus psyllid
Pests and Diseases Image Library (Australia).
Identification/Description; Photographs

Diaphorina citri (insect) - ISSG Global Invasive Species Database
World Conservation Union. Invasive Species Specialist Group.
Taxonomy; Identification/Description; Introduction History; Impacts; Life Cycle; Habitat; Distribution; Controls

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Organizations

Citrus Huanglongbing: Understanding the Vector-Pathogen Interaction for Disease Management (Dec 2007)
American Phytopathological Society.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Impacts; Life Cycle; Controls

CaliforniaCitrusThreat.org
Citrus Research Board (California).
Identification/Description; Photographs; Impacts; Distribution; Controls

Asian citrus psyllids (Sternorrhyncha: Psyllidae) and greening disease of citrus: a literature review and assessment of risk in Florida (Sep 2004; PDF | 155 KB)
Florida Entomologist.
Taxonomy; Impacts; Distribution; Dispersion; Controls

Citations

Grafton-Cardwell, E.E., K.E. Godfrey, M.E. Michaels, C.C. Childers, and P.A. Stansly. 2006. Asian citrus psyllid (PDF | 865 KB). Oakland: University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Publication 8205.

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Last Modified: Jul 19, 2014
 
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