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Aphids – Aphis spp.
Aphids are small, soft-bodied insects. Both nymphs and adults can injure rice. Several species can be found in Louisiana rice: Bird cherry-oat aphid, Rhopalosiphum padi, English grain aphid, Sitobion avenae; greenbug, Schizaphis graminum, and yellow sugarcane aphid, Sipha flava.
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The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture