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Synonyms for armyworm

noctuid moth larvae that travel in multitudes destroying especially grass and grain

moth whose destructive larvae travel in multitudes

larva of fungus gnat that feed on cereals and other grains

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Mean ([+ or -] SE) percentage mortality of beet armyworm that fed on cotton plant tissue at 5, 7 and 14 d post egg hatch.
Corn expressing Cry1Ab or Cry1F endotoxin for fall armyworm and corn earworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) management in field corn for grain production.
Susceptibility of field populations of the fall armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) from Florida and Puerto Rico to purified Cry1F and corn leaf tissue containing single and pyramided Bt genes.
The armyworm moth findings support a decades-old hypothesis that hormonal control over pheromone release should evolve only in long-lived adult insects that suppress mating during certain times.
Efficacy of various seed treatments against fall armyworm larvae at 3 days after infestation from leaves excised from plants at the (A) V7 (vegetative, 7th node) growth stage at 51 days after planting (DAP) and the (B) R6 (reproductive, full pod) stage (112 DAP).
Now we've found that beet armyworm moths display decided preferences when it comes to laying eggs.
The second objective included field studies in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Texas to compare capture numbers of fall armyworm males in traps among lures, specifically to determine if the two-component lure captured fewer moths.
bassiana and several of Paecilomyces fumosoroseus--selected from the extensive culture collections of ARS and Mycotech--against the diamondback moth, fall armyworm, European corn borer, and corn earworm.
Incidence of host range of a new ascovirus isolated from fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).
Genuity VT Double PRO RIB Complete, a blend of 95 percent insect-protected and 5 percent refuge seed, offers herbicide tolerance and dual modes of action for above-ground insect protection - including corn earworm, fall armyworm and European and Southwestern corn borer.
Feeding damage by fall armyworm larvae Spodoptera frugiperda L.
A gene that directs plants to produce a protein that seems to help keep fall armyworm larvae from developing into crop-eating caterpillars has been found and isolated.
The beet armyworm, Spodoptera exigua (Hubner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) originated in southeast Asia, and is an important pest that defoliates crops causing crop losses (Lara et al.
Genuity VT Double PRO corn hybrids provide protection from the European corn borer, southwestern corn borer, fall armyworm and corn earworm, while offering tolerance to Roundup agricultural herbicides.
2004) reported that the efficiency of Scentry[R] Heliothis traps for capturing fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (J.