Help identifying Okra pest

steveaggieAugust 26, 2012

Overnight this little critter messed up my okra plant. Lots of white spots and black spots (droppings?) It looks like a lady bug but without the spots. It's the only bug I could find on it early this morning so I assume he's responsible.

My cucumber plants also suffered from this same type of attack.

Sorry if this has been covered, I did a search and didn't find anything.

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Not sure why my pic didn't show up. Here's the link

Here is a link that might be useful: Okra pest

    Bookmark   August 26, 2012 at 8:39AM
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rhizo_1 (North AL) zone 7

There are several different species of ladybugs and that's one....trying to make some headway on all of those aphids.

Congratulations on your 'attack ' of ladybugs.

    Bookmark   August 26, 2012 at 9:52AM
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Thanks! I did find an aphid this afternoon. Good to know what I'm seeing now.

    Bookmark   August 26, 2012 at 1:49PM
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