microlepidoptera


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microlepidoptera

(ˌmaɪkrəʊˌlɛpɪˈdɒptərə)
pl n
(Zoology) a collector's name for the smaller moths: a term without taxonomic significance. Compare macrolepidoptera
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bactrae, ha sido introducida de los campos algodoneros de Australia al Peru, y ataca al gusano rosado del algodon Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders, 1844) (Gelechiidae) en la costa peruana, asi como una gran variedad de huevos de insectos perjudiciales, especialmente microlepidoptera de la familia Gelechiidae, Pyralidae, Olethreutidae y Noctuidae, en los cultivos de arroz, algodon, cana de azucar, frutales, hortalizas y maiz (Malik, 2001 a b).