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Definition of the noun noctuidae

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noun - plural: -

  1. cutworms; armyworms

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Google previewHandbook of Vegetable Preservation and Processing, Second Edition (2015)

by Y. H. Hui, E. Özgül Evranuz

Moths Noctuidae is an important insect family that heavily damages vegetables. Helicoverpa (Heliothis) armigera (Hubner), a bollworm, ...

Google previewField Manual of Techniques in Invertebrate Pathology (2013)

Application and Evaluation of Pathogens for Control of Insects and Other Invertebrate Pests by Lawrence A. Lacey, Harry K. Kaya

CASE STUDY #3: AUTODISSEMINATION OF BACULOVIRUS BY HELIOTHIS VIRESCENS AND HELICOVERPA ZEA Noctuidae is the largest and most destructive family of Lepidoptera, and several species in the Heliothis/ Helicoverpa spp.

Google previewForest Entomology (1984)

Ecology and Management by Robert N. Coulson, John A. Witter

Cutworms, Noctuidae The Noctuidae is the largest family of Lepidoptera in North America (Crumb 1956).

Google previewReport of the Agricultural Experiment Stastion of the University of California ... (1893)

by California Agricultural Experiment Station

The Noctuidae is the largest family of Lepidoptera, and includes the most destructive species. The cut-worms are the best known. When ready to change to pupae they generally enter the ground. SYNOPSIS OF THE FAMILIES OF DIPTERA.

Google previewA Manual for the Study of Insects (1895)

by John Henry Comstock, Anna Botsford Comstock

Although the Noctuidae is a very large family, the efforts that have been made to divide it into subfamilies have not given satisfactory results. Many subfamilies have been indicated ; but in most cases these proposed subfamilies appear to be ...

Google previewText Book for Reading Course in Economic Entomology (1904)

The Noctuidae is the largest family of moths. Many species are highly injurious, especially the groups known as cutworms. There are quite a number of species representing several genera. Only in a comparatively few cases have our species ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

HEPPNER Florida State Collection of Arthropods, Gainesville, FL, USA Owlet moths, family Noctuidae (including cutworm moths, dagger moths, forester moths, millers, and under wing moths), are the largest family of Lepidoptera, with ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

See Noctuidae. GREEN CLUSTER FLY Dasyphora cyanella [Diptera: Muscidae]: An urban pest of houses in Europe. Adults overwinter in attics and roof spaces of buildings. Biology and life history similar to Cluster Fly. See Muscidae.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Medical and Veterinary Entomology (2013)

by Richard C. Russell, Domenico Otranto, Richard L. Wall

Noctuidae). Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gesellschaft 53, 127–142. Bänziger, H.

Google previewA Biographical Dictionary of Contributors to the Natural History of the Free State and Lesotho (2008)

by Rodney Moffett

Afrogortyna, a new genus of stem-boring Noctuidae from southern Africa, with a description of a new ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information

The Noctuidae are the largest and most dominant family of the Lepidoptera, comprising some ...

Google previewDictionary of Entomology, Plant Pathology and Nematology (1998)

by O. P. Singh, S. K. Srivastava

(Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). This pest is widely distributed in India with an allied species, E. fraterna, is a serious pest of castor, linseed, groundnut, grapevine. The damage is caused by the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)

family Noctuidae; the rare incidences of N. rileyi from hosts outside the Noctuidae (e.g., silkworms, Bombyx mori) are still from families classified in the superfamily Noctuoidea. Pandora neoaphidis is a globally distributed entomophthoralean ...

Google previewRodale's Illustrated Encyclopedia of Herbs (1998)

by Claire Kowalchik, William H. Hylton

Cutworm (Noctuidae) Cyclamen mite (Sleneotarsonemus pallidus) Earwig ( l'brtlcu/a auricu/uria) Iris borer (Papaipema nebris) Soft-bodied, pear-shaped insect less than l/IO in. long; may have clear wings or be Wingless; ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1914)

A name given to a large number of lepidopterous larvae belonging to the family Noctuidae. They hide during the day under some shelter or beneath the surface of the ...

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Small photo of The large yellow underwing (Noctua pronuba) is a moth from the family owlet moths Noctuidae. Caterpillars of this species are pests of most crops.Small photo of The colorful noctuidae herald moth Scoliopteryx libatrix sitting on a twigSmall photo of Close up image of a Mullein (Shargacucullia verbasci) caterpillar feeding on a nettle leaf. Moth of the Noctuidae familySmall photo of The colorful noctuidae herald moth Scoliopteryx libatrix sitting on a flowerSmall photo of Caterpillar of Acronicta rumicis the knot grass from Noctuidae family on damaged leaves of corn plants.Small photo of The colorful noctuidae herald moth Scoliopteryx libatrix isolated on white backgroundSmall photo of Spodoptera litura, otherwise known as the tobacco cutworm or cotton leafworm, is a nocturnal moth in the Noctuidae family. More...

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