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Cotton bollworm

Helicoverpa armigera

Description:

The cotton bollworm, corn earworm or Old World (African) bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera. It is a major pest in cotton and one of the most polyphagous and cosmopolitan pest species.



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Cotton bollworm
Helicoverpa armigera Helicoverpa armigera


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Comments

pamsai
pamsai 5 years ago

thanks Nuwan for the ID... Doesn't sound like a good species to have around!

pamsai
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pamsai

中野市 (Nakano), 中部 (Chubu Region), Japan

Lat: 36.77, Long: 138.40

Spotted on Sep 11, 2013
Submitted on Feb 7, 2014

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