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Cnaphalocrocis medinalis (Rice Leafroller)

Wikipedia Abstract

Cnaphalocrocis medinalis, the rice leafroller, is a species of moth of the Crambidae family. It is found in south-east Asia, including Hong Kong, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand and most of Australia.The wingspan is about 16 mm.The larvae are considered a pest on Zea mays, Oryza sativa and Triticum, Saccharum and Sorghum species.The moth is very active, bright yellow or straw in colour with two distinct wavy lines in the fore wing and one wavy distinct line in the hind wing.
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Prey / Diet

Oryza sativa (rice)[1]



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1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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