How to Identify and Control Black Bugs on Eggplant Leaves
If you're seeing black bugs on your eggplant leaves, they're common pests, known as flea beetles. They belong to the Chrysomelidae family, and attack most solanaceous plants. Eggplant is very susceptible to the species, eggplant flea beetle (Epitrix fuscula). As with most pests, quick identification and control measures are best to save your plants and eggplant harvest.