Spodoptera exigua


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Related to Spodoptera exigua: Spodoptera frugiperda, Trichoplusia ni
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Noun1.Spodoptera exigua - moth larva that eats foliage of beets and other vegetablesSpodoptera exigua - moth larva that eats foliage of beets and other vegetables
genus Spodoptera, Spodoptera - moths whose larvae are armyworms
caterpillar - a wormlike and often brightly colored and hairy or spiny larva of a butterfly or moth
2.Spodoptera exigua - moth whose larvae are beet armyworms
noctuid, noctuid moth, owlet moth - usually dull-colored medium-sized nocturnal moth; the usually smooth-bodied larvae are destructive agricultural pests
genus Spodoptera, Spodoptera - moths whose larvae are armyworms
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Then, leaves from each treatment group were fed to Spodoptera exigua larvae for 72 hours and the proportional change in biomass was measured for each caterpillar.
Tautz chose Spodoptera exigua, the beet armyworm, as a sample pest.
One recruit is a natural insect pathogen known as a Spodoptera exigua nuclear polyhedrosis virus (SeNPV).
Spod-X is a naturally occurring insect virus for control of Spodoptera exigua, commonly known as the beet armyworm.
Heteroptera: Pyrrhocoridae) and Spodoptera exigua Hubner (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) (Kostal & Tollarova-Borovanska 2009; Choi et al.
In recent 6 decades several chemical insecticides have been used to control Spodoptera exigua.
Spod-X is a selective naturally occurring insect virus which controls Spodoptera exigua, commonly known as the beet armyworm or as the Florida moth in the Netherlands.
Diel rhythms of calling behavior and sex pheromone production of beet armyworm, Spodoptera exigua (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).
Jasmonate-dependent induction of polyphenol oxidase activity in tomato foliage is important for defense against Spodoptera exigua but not against Manduca sexta.