New Invasive Pest Attacking Bermudagrass

Atherigona reversura, also known as the bermudagrass stem maggot, is a new invasive pest. Recent reports revealed that the pest is now found “throughout southern Georgia, and in northern Florida and parts of Alabama and South Carolina.”

Since this is a new pest, it is undetermined if it will become a problem for us in Pinellas County.

For more information about this pest.


Posted: April 4, 2011

Category: Home Landscapes, Pests & Disease

Subscribe For More Great Content

IFAS Blogs Categories