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Scrobipalpa ergasima

Synonyms: Gnorimoschema mirabile; Gnorimoschema pervada; Lita mignatella; Phthorimaea intestina

Wikipedia Abstract

Scrobipalpa ergasima is a moth of the Gelechiidae family. Meyrick used the scientific name in 1916. It is found in the Mediterranean Region and on the Canary Islands. Outside of Europe, it is found in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Namibia, South Africa, Sudan, Australia, India, Indonesia, Myanmar and Pakistan.The wingspan is about 10 mm. The forewings are brownish, irrorated with whitish and dark fuscous.
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Prey / Diet

Solanum erianthum (wild tobacco)[1]
Solanum incanum (Dead Sea Apple)[1]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[1]
Solanum melongena (Baingun cultivated eggplnat)[1]
Solanum torvum (Turkey Berry)[1]



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1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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