Heliothis


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Heliothis - a genus of NoctuidaeHeliothis - a genus of Noctuidae      
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Noctuidae, Noctuidae - cutworms; armyworms
heliothis moth, Heliothis zia - medium-sized moth whose larvae are corn earworms
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
"These include corn earworms, Helicoverpa zea, as well as army-worm,' Pseudoletia unipuncta, tobacco budworm, Heliothis virescens, and fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperdia.
Heliothis virescens larvae fed quercetin-containing diets (a commonly occurring plant compound) produced offspring that developed more slowly on quercetin-containing diets than did larvae from mothers reared on unaltered diets (Gould 1988).
Other reports of sensory structures in lepidopterans document the distribution, morphology, and number of sensory receptors on the larval maxillae and labia of Heliothis virescens (F.) and Helicoverpa zea Boddie (Noctuidae) (Baker et al.
Biology and parasitism of Trichogramma pretiosum Riley (Hym.: Pyralidae) on Ephestia kuehniella (Zeller) and Heliothis zea (Boddie) (Lep.: Noctuidae) eggs.
E1 objetivo fue determinar el parasitismo, la viabilidad de los huevos y la razon sexual de Trichogramma exiguum y Trichogramma acacioi (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) para controlar los huevos de Heliothis virescens (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) despues de dos generaciones sobre huevos de Anagasta kuehniella a 18, 20, 25, 30 y 33[grados]C.
The rationale for area wide management of Heliothis (Lepidoptera:Nictuidae) populations.
The tobacco budworm, Heliothis virescens (F.) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), is a particularly important lepidopteran that has become a plant health problem for soybean crops over the last few years, especially in the Cerrado region of Brazil (Tomquelski & Maruyama 2009).
Cry1Ac gene also has capacity to control Heliothis armigera, Earias spp and Pectinophora gossypiella when they feed on a substrate having toxic Bt protein (Crickmore et al., 2005; OECD 2007; Qaim, 2009).