turnip moth

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turnip moth

n
(Animals) a common noctuid moth, Agrotis segetum, drab grey-brown in colour, the larvae of which feed on root crops and brassica stems
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Fine-structural characterisics of the antennal sensilla of Agrotis segetum (Insecta: Lepidoptera).
Comparative study on the susceptibility of cutworms (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) to Agrotis segetum nucleopolyhedrovirus and Agrotis ipsilon nucleopolyhedrovirus.
Time-concentration mortality of Pieris brassicae (Lepidoptera: Pieridae) and Agrotis segetum (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) larvae from different destruxins.
Purification and determination of the molecular structure of hemolymph lectin of Agrotis segetum (Denis and Schiff.).