Cadra cautella


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Noun1.Cadra cautella - a moth whose larvae feed on and mat together with webbing various stored products of vegetable origin
pyralid, pyralid moth - usually tropical slender-bodied long-legged moth whose larvae are crop pests
Cadra, genus Cadra - a genus of Pyralidae
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hebetor parasitizing Cadra cautella (Walker) increased, proposing a scramble-like competition among the larvae of parasitoids.
Con respecto al cacao (Theobroma cacao Linneo), aunque las especies de insectos que atacan el grano despues de seco son diversas (Athie & de Paula 2002), su principal plaga es la palomilla Cadra cautella (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), que infesta los granos durante el proceso de secado en las esteras o en el almacen (Wood 1982).
evanescens (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) with Ephestia kuehniella and Cadra cautella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) as hosts at three constant temperatures.
A longevity cost of re-mating but no benefits of polyandry in the almond moth, Cadra cautella.
The system targets several stored product moth species including Ephestia elutella (warehouse or cocoa moth), Ephestia kuehniella (mill moth or flour moth), Ephestia figulilella (raisin moth), Cadra cautella (almond moth) and Plodia interpunctella (Indian meal moth).