Spodoptera


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Noun1.Spodoptera - moths whose larvae are armyworms
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Noctuidae, Noctuidae - cutworms; armyworms
Spodoptera exigua - moth whose larvae are beet armyworms
beet armyworm, Spodoptera exigua - moth larva that eats foliage of beets and other vegetables
Spodoptera frugiperda - moth whose larvae are fall armyworms
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The fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) is the larval life stage of a fall armyworm moth.
Spodoptera litura nucleopolyhedroviruses, Food consumption, Weight gain, Spodoptera litura.
The fall armyworm or Spodoptera frugiperda has been reported in all major maize growing areas in Sri Lanka and is also affecting sugarcane cultivation.
figure By BRIAN OKINDAbr Alarm as new armyworm cited in West, Central AfricaResearchers from the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) have warned that a new variety of armyworm from the Americas has found its way into Africa.The new pest, Southern Armyworm (SAW) or Spodoptera eridania (Stoll), has been discovered in West and Central Africa, heightening the food security danger posed by the initial fall armyworm (FAW) wave.
One of the important phytosanitary problems faced by popcorn is the fall armyworm (FAW), Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E.
Resistance of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) cultivars to Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)