The genus Spodoptera Guenee, 1852 (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae
) or "armyworms" is one of the most important groups of owlet moth pests around the world.
Spodoptera litura (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae
), is the most damaging pest of agricultural crops such as cotton, groundnut, soyabean, tomato and sweet potato etc.
Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae
), and the corn earworm, Helicoverpa zea (Boddie) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae
) (Weber & Ferro 1991).
Elaphria agrotina (Guenee, 1852) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae
) is a small moth whose larvae have a feeding preference for dry plant tissues.
Resistance of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) cultivars to Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae
Recently, the cotton bollworm Helicoverpa armigera (Hubner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae
), which is a cosmopolite and polyphagous pest, has been introduced in Brazil (Czepak, Albernaz, Vivan, Guimaraes, & Carvalhais, 2013; Specht, Sosa-Gomez, Paula-Moraes, & Yano, 2013; Gomez et al., 2016).
Fruit-piercing moths (Lep., Noctuidae
) in Thailand: A general survey and some new perspectives.
Toxicological evaluation of selected biopesticides and one essential oil in comparison with indoxacarb pesticide on Cotton leafworm, Spodoptera littoralis (Boisd.)(Lepidoptera: Noctuidae
) under laboratory conditions.
Helicoverpa armigera HA1/4bner (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae
) is among the most threatening plant pests, cosmopolitan in distribution and polyphagous in herbivorous nature (Wakil et al., 2009a, b; 2010).
Smith, 1797) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae
), which is considered a severe maize pest in America (Tavares et al., 2010; Dalvi et al., 2011).