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DSC_2064Dr Sharon van Brunschot collecting Bemisia tabaci (whitefly) from a volunteer cherry tomato plant (Solanum lycopersicum) in a crop of Capsicum annuum (chilli), Gumlu (north Queensland).

 

_DSC3596Dr Yongmo Wang (Huazhong Agricultural University) and Dr James Hereward collecting Aphis gossypii (cotton aphid) from Abelmoschus esculentus (okra) in China.

 

FullSizeRenderClip cages for conducting Bemisia tabaci (whitefly) mating studies.

 

IMG_1652A Bemisia tabaci (whitefly) mating study underway using Euphorbia cyathophora (painted spurge) plants with clip cages attached.

 

IMG_1203Gossypium hirsutum (cotton) infected with Cotton leaf curl virus. Note the characteristic symptoms of upward curling and cupping of leaves, with vein swelling (thickening) and darkening.
Photo taken with the kind permission of Dr He Zifu, Guangdong Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Guangzhou, China.

 

Graham 2Dr Graham McCulloch in the molecular lab.

 

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