Spodoptera frugiperda

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Related to Spodoptera frugiperda: Spodoptera exigua, Trichoplusia ni
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Noun1.Spodoptera frugiperda - larva of a migratory American noctuid mothSpodoptera frugiperda - larva of a migratory American noctuid moth; destroys grasses and small grains
caterpillar - a wormlike and often brightly colored and hairy or spiny larva of a butterfly or moth
2.Spodoptera frugiperda - moth whose larvae are fall 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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In typical agronomist/entomologist fashion, however, his were also the more scientific names like Anthonomus Grandis Grandis, Spodoptera Frugiperda and Erannis Tiliaria.
Armyworms (Spodoptera frugiperda) defoliate a wide range of crops, causing extensive damage and economic loss.
Aliquots were collected at different times from 0 to 96 h and titrated on the Spodoptera frugiperda cell line Sf9 to measure the inactivation kinetics.
Chiang Ming-yao, an assistant researcher at the Taiwan Agricultural Research Institute, told News and Market that the official scientific name of the fall armyworm is (Spodoptera frugiperda), which is a species in the order of Lepidoptera.
Low susceptibility of Spodoptera cosmioides, Spodoptera eridania and Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) to genetically-modified soybean expressing Cry1Ac protein.
Evaluation of entomopathogenic nematodes under laboratory and greenhouse conditions for the control of Spodoptera frugiperda. Ciencia Rural 40: 1860-1866.