Pyrausta nubilalis

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Related to Pyrausta nubilalis: corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis
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Noun1.Pyrausta nubilalis - larva of the European corn borer mothPyrausta nubilalis - larva of the European corn borer moth; a serious pest of maize
family Pyralidae, family Pyralididae, Pyralidae, Pyralididae - bee moths; corn borers; flour moths
caterpillar - a wormlike and often brightly colored and hairy or spiny larva of a butterfly or moth
2.Pyrausta nubilalis - native to EuropePyrausta nubilalis - native to Europe; in America the larvae bore into the stem and crown of corn and other plants
pyralid, pyralid moth - usually tropical slender-bodied long-legged moth whose larvae are crop pests
genus Pyrausta, Pyrausta - moths whose larvae are corn borers
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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.
European corn borer (Pyrausta nubilalis HBN.) in relation to shank, stalk, and ear rots of corn.
Cold hardiness in the European corn borer, Pyrausta nubilalis (Hubn.).