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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
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Jimenez (2010) also obtained satisfactory results in the capture of Heliothis virescens (F.
Efficacy of different insecticides against gram pod borer, Heliothis armigera Hub.
Members of the noctuid genus Heliothis comprise some of the most important of all phytophagous insect pests with word wide distribution and significance with more than 300 species currently recognized [1] only Helicoverpa armigera (Heliothisarmigera) and Heliothiszea have achieved major pest status [2].
The preliminary bioassay results indicated that some of the newly synthesized compounds showed better insecticidal activities against Pyrausta nubilalis and Heliothis armigera than that of the control trans-prallethrin chloride.
In a release issued by media liaison unit of Punjab agriculture department, experts said that pests including pink bollworm, and American bollworm or Heliothis hide inside the cotton remains and attack the next cotton crop.
However, species such as representatives of Helicoverpa, Heliothis, and Spodoptera frequently consume soybean pods (PANIZZI et al.
and a nuclearpolyhedrosis virus on larvae of the American bollworm, Heliothis armigera Hbn.
Farmers should consult experts for application of pesticides in case attack by Heliothis and spotted bollworm.
Falcon, and Young and Yearin, [29,30] concluded that the leaf exudates from glandular hairs of the cotton plants inactivate the NPV of Heliothis spp.
Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), Heliothis subflexa (Guenee) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), Trialeurodes vaporariorum (Westwood) (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) y Aphis sp.
Consumption by several arthropod predators of eggs and larvae of two Heliothis species that attack cotton.