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Cotton Bollworm

Helicoverpa armigera

Description:

The cotton bollworm, corn earworm or Old World (African) bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera, (also known as the scarce bordered straw in the UK, where it is a migrant) is a moth, the larvae of which feed on a wide range of plants, including many important cultivated crops. It is a major pest in cotton and one of the most polyphagous and cosmopolitan pest species.

Habitat:

Urban area near a suburban pine forest.

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Μακεδονία - Θράκη, Greece

Spotted on Sep 14, 2017
Submitted on Sep 19, 2017

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