gypsy moth

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Synonyms for gypsy moth

European moth introduced into North America

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That's particularly important to Pacific Northwest states, where the Asian gypsy moth has been an occasional and unwelcome visitor.
May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Aerial spraying operations to eradicate the Asian gypsy moth are scaling down and indications are that the project may be completed ahead of schedule, the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) said today.
An invasion of the voracious Asian gypsy moth has officials in tile Pacific Northwest scrambling.
Asian gypsy moth is a much greater threat to Washington because it attacks both evergreen and deciduous (leaf bearing) trees, and its female can fly up to 20 miles after being mated.
Approximately 5,998 acres were sprayed in the first day of application in the Washington Asian gypsy moth program.
Anyone with questions on the Asian gypsy moth may call 800-443-MOTH (6684).
ON ASIAN GYPSY MOTH ERADICATION PROJECT The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) will hold a press briefing Monday, April 13, at 10 a.
WASHINGTON STATE SUPPORTS USDA ASIAN GYPSY MOTH DECISION
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