Mayetiola destructor


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Related to Mayetiola destructor: Hessian fly
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Noun1.Mayetiola destructor - small fly whose larvae damage wheat and other grainsMayetiola destructor - small fly whose larvae damage wheat and other grains
gall gnat, gall midge, gallfly - fragile mosquito-like flies that produce galls on plants
genus Mayetiola, Mayetiola - a genus of Cecidomyidae
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Temperature development models have been calculated for many important insect pests, such as the Hessian fly Mayetiola destructor (Say), fall armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith), and codling moth Cydia pomonella (L.
The threshold for Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor, puparia development was considerably lower at 1.
The Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor, is considered wheat's most damaging pest.