potato tuber moth

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Related to potato tuber moth: potato tuberworm, Phthorimaea operculella
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Synonyms for potato tuber moth

greyish-brown moth whose larva is the potato tuberworm

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Field evaluation of potato plants transgenic for a cry1Ac gene conferring resistance to potato tuber moth, Phthorimaea opercula (Zeller) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae).
Evaluation of Bt-cry1Ia1 (cryV) transgenic potatoes on two species of potato tuber moth, Phthorimaea operculella and Symmetrischema tangolias (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in Peru.
Genetic bottleneck in invasive species: the potato tuber moth adds to the list.
Isolation and characterization of polymorphic microsatellites in the potato tuber moth Tecia solanivora (Povolny, 1973) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae).
The potato tuber moth (PTM), Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) is the most destructive pest.
One of them is the Potato tuber moth, Phthorimaea operculella.
as biocontrol agent against the potato tuber moth, Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller).
Microbial control of potato tuber moth (Phthorimaea operculella Zell.
Occurrence in South Africa of a granulosis virus attacking potato tuber moth, Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae).
Integrated control of potato tuber moth (Phthorimaea operculella) in Himachal Pradesh.
Bionomics of the potato tuber moth Phthorimaea operculella (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) at Pukekohe.
Life history and bionomics of the potato tuber moth Gnorimoschema operculella Zeller, at Allahabad (United Provinces), together with some notes on the external morphology of the immature stages.
Studies on the bionomics and ecology of the potato tuber moth, Gnorimoschema (Phthorimaea operculella) Zeller in Bulgaria and means for its control.
Indeed, in studies at laboratories in Aberdeen, Idaho; Wapato, Washington; and Parlier, California, ARS scientists have reported success in pitting Muscodor against some top agricultural foes: Tilletia fungi that cause bunt diseases of wheat; potato tuber moths and apple codling moths; and the gray mold fungus Botrytis cinerea, which attacks grapes.
Work on the potato tuber moth granulovirus has been done cooperatively with Oregon State University's Hermmiston Agricultural Research and Extension Center and the International Potato Center in Lima, Peru, with funding assistance from the Washington State Potato Commission.