Arthropods Collected From Oregano (Origanum vulgare)

Oregano (Origanum spp.) (Oregano)

[Pest] [Damage]

Various species of Origanum are grown in Hawaii for culinary purposes. Although these herbs can be dried and processed for use as spice, there has been an increase in the use of fresh leaves.

Sucking Type Pests

Common Name ScientificName Picture
An aphid Aphis sp. (Picture)
Chrysanthemum thrips Thrips nigropilosus (Uzel) (Picture)
A cicadellid leafhopper Exitianus exitiosus (Uhler) (Picture)