The Red Gum Lerp Psyllid in California

Life Stages of the red gum lerp psyllid, Glycaspis brimblecombei (Homoptera: Psyllidae)

Photo by Jack Kelly Clark


red gum lerp psyllid eggs, nymphs, and lerps
Photo by Jack Kelly Clark

Adult psyllid

  Eggs (small yellow objects), lerps, and nymph


Immature psyllid (nymph)


Lerps - hardened secretions covering immatures


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