Pyralidae


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Noun1.Pyralidae - bee mothsPyralidae - bee moths; corn borers; flour moths
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Lepidoptera, order Lepidoptera - moths and butterflies
pyralid, pyralid moth - usually tropical slender-bodied long-legged moth whose larvae are crop pests
genus Pyralis, Pyralis - type genus of the Pyralidae
Galleria, genus Galleria - a genus of Pyralidae
genus Pyrausta, Pyrausta - moths whose larvae are corn borers
Anagasta, genus Anagasta - moth whose larvae are flour moths
Ephestia, genus Ephestia - small moths whose larvae spin silken tunnels and feed on stored food products
Cadra, genus Cadra - a genus of Pyralidae
corn borer, Pyrausta nubilalis - larva of the European corn borer moth; a serious pest of maize
References in periodicals archive ?
Infestacao de cultivares de tomateiro por Neoleucinodes elegantalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae).
Platynota rostrana (Walker) (Tortricidae) and Phidotricha erigens Raganot (Pyralidae): artificial diet effects on biological cycle.
Relation of European corn borer (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) leaf-feeding resistance and DIMBOA content in maize.
Among these are coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei Wood & Bright (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) (Gumier-Costa 2009), and Indianmeal moth, Plodiainterpunctella Hubner (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) (Gomes et al.
Investigation of the impact of Eldana saccharina (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) on sugarcane yield in field trials in Zululand.
Aspectos biologicos e dano de Diatraea saccharalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) em sorgo cultivado sob diferentes doses de nitrogenio e potassio.
Paper towels and plastic have been shown to be efficient oviposition substrates for Phidotricha erigens Raganot (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) and Platynota rostrana (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), respectively (Nava et al., 2006).