armyworm


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armyworm

the larvae of the owlet moth (Laphygma exempta) which migrates in large groups ravaging crops.
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Mean ([+ or -] SE) live weights for beet armyworm larvae fed cotton plant tissue at 7 and 14 d post egg hatch.
Effect of rate and application method of Cyazypyr (HGW86) on control of silverleaf whitefly and southern armyworm in staked tomato.
In parallel studies, Greenberg and Sappington also found that beet armyworm larvae thrived better on pigweed and ate less of its leaves.
Volatile chemicals were collected from fall armyworm pheromone lures using collector traps with super-Q as the adsorbent (Analytical Research Systems, Inc.
Preliminary field evaluations against armyworms and diamondback moths are under way in Mexico and Guatemala.
Fall armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) and Diatraea lineolata (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae): Impact of larval population level and temporal occurrence on maize yield in Nicaragua.
Percentage whorl infestation was calculated at the 55-d sample only using the number of whorls infested with fall armyworm from these same plants.
Controlling fall armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) infestations in whorl stage corn with genetically modified Bacillus thuringiensis formulations.
Collection of fall armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) adults and nontarget Hymenoptera in different colored unitraps.
Like the SeNPV virus, the wasp also depends on the armyworm to further its own reproduction and survival.
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