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Title: Taxonomic Status and Host Range of Three Heteropsylla spp. (Homoptera: Psyllidae) in Hawaii 
Author: Nagamine, Walter T; Kumashiro, Bernarr R; Nakahara, Larry M
Date: 1992
Publisher: Hawaiian Entomological Society
Citation: Nagamine WT, Kumashiro BR, Nakahara LM. 1992. Taxonomic status and host range of three Heteropsylla spp. (Homoptera: Psyllidae) in Hawaii. Proc Hawaiian Entomol Soc 31:177-181.
Abstract: The taxonomic status of two species of Heteropsylla in Hawaii was clarified after confusion arose because of inadequate identification keys and the collection of mixed populations from a common host plant. A third species of Heteropsylla was also discovered for the first time in Hawaii during January 1986. Most range tests were conducted with nine leguminous plants, Heteropsylla cubana Crawford, a senior synonym of H. incisa (Sulc), completed its development on leucaena (Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit) and monkeypod (Samanea saman (Jacq.) Merr.); H. huasachae Caldwell on koa (Acacia koa Gray), monkeypod, and slender mimosa (Desmanthus virgatus (I.) Willd.); and H. fusca Crawford on klu (Acacia farnesiana (1..) Willd.).
Pages/Duration: 6 pages
ISSN: 0073-134X
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/11292

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