Citrus leafminer, <i>Phyllocnistis citrella</i>, in Florida (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae: Phyllocnistinae).
Keywords:Africa, Asia, Australian, biology, Braconidae, Chalcidoidea, Chrysopidae, distribution, Elasmidae, Encyrtidae, endangered species, Ethiopian, Eulophidae, Eurytomidae, hostplants, Hymenoptera, Lauraceae, Leguminosae, Loranthaceae, Nearctic, Neuroptera, North America, Oceania, Oleaceae, Oriental, Papilionidae, parasitoids, pheromones, Pteromalidae, Rutaceae, Tiliaceae
AbstractThe leafminer, Phyllocnistis citrella Stainton, a pest of citrus and related Rutaceae in Asia, is reported as established in southern Florida from a recent introduction. Current distribution in Florida is noted, as well as potential native Rutaceae in Florida that larvae of citrus leafminer may attack. All known hostplants and parasitoids are listed. A bibliography of all citrus leafminer literature is included.