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NMW.Z.1986.051; ♂; 'mt Sobaegsan, Gycongbug Pr. Kor. KOREA'; Coll.: Y. J. Kwon; Date: 15.v.1981
i14797

NMW.Z.1986.051; ♂; 'mt Sobaegsan, Gycongbug Pr. Kor. KOREA'; Coll.: y. j. Kwon; Date: 15.v.1981
i14798

NMW.Z.1986.051; ♂; 'mt Sobaegsan, Gycongbug Pr. Kor. KOREA'; Coll.: Y. J. Kwon; Date: 15.v.1981
NMW Image No. i14797

Unkanodes sapporonus (Matsumura)

Fulgoroidea : Delphacidae
Diseases Transmitted

Described as Unkana sapporana Matsumura. The species has been previously placed in a range of genera, including Unkanella and Delphacodes.
(Wilson & Claridge 1991)

Distribution Map
(simplified continental distribution)
Geographical Distribution:

Recorded Distribution(s):
'Korea, Japan, China, Soviet Maritime Territory, Taiwan (Lee, 1979).' (Wilson & Claridge 1991)

Unkanodes sapporonus (Matsumura)
Diseases Transmitted Pathogen Type
Crops Affected by Unkanodes sapporonus (Matsumura)
Rice Citrus Carrot
Barley Apple Tomato
Maize (Corn) Pear Potato
Sugarcane Elm Strawberry
Wheat Palms Rubus
Sorghum Grapevine Papaya
Other (grasses/cereals) Ornamentals Peach

Recorded on rice in India (Misra and Israel, 1968; Misra, 1975) and also noted as a minor pest in Japan (Mochida and Okada, 1971). Vector of black-streaked dwarf and stripe viruses.
(Wilson & Claridge 1991)

Identification Plates
Unkanodes sapporonus


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Species Description

Length:
Male/female 3.5-4.5 mm.

Species Diagnosis

The pale white stripe on the vertex and mesonotum and overall pale yellow colour separate U. sapporonus from Sogatella species. The male genitalia are distinctive (Figs 3.112-3.116).


(Wilson & Claridge 1991)

Ecology

Host Plant Activity Period (Months) Dormancy Generations
- -
Eggs -
Nymphs -
Adult -
One per year -
Continuous -
Variable -
Unkanodes sapporonus (Matsumura)

Higher taxonomy

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Superfamily Family
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hemiptera
Suborder: Auchenorrhyncha
Infraorder: Fulgoromorpha
Fulgoroidea Delphacidae
Unkanodes sapporonus (Matsumura)
References
Record last updated - 22/10/2010