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Everglades Research and Education Center

Everglades Research and Education Center

Florida Corn Insect Identification Guide

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This guide was designed to help identify and give information on Florida corn insects.  "Keys" for insects and for plant damage lead to "Bio-capsules" of summarized knowledge on specific insects.

Summary of Florida corn production

Introduction to
the "Keys"

Insect Identification Key


Identification Key

Use this key to identify insects found on corn plants

Select damaged plant part on above image (tassel, leaf, ear, etc.) or select General Plant Damage Key

Insect Bio-capsules
Descriptions, biologies, pest status, insecticidal control, and images of specific insects