Pests and diseases of citrus

Below is a brief overview of the major and minor pests and diseases of citrus. For more in-depth information, including diagnosis help and spraying schedules, consult the 'Handy guide' and 'Problem solver' sections of the citrus information kit.

Insect pests

Major pests

Minor pests

  • Spined citrus bug
  • Flatids
  • Jassids
  • Leafminer
  • Aphids
  • Katydids
  • Gall wasp
  • Branch borer

Diseases