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Pseudaletia unipuncta (armyworm)

Wikipedia Abstract

The white-speck (Mythimna unipuncta), often called the armyworm moth particularly in North America, is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is found in North America, the Hawaiian Islands, in some areas of South America, southern Europe, North Africa, the Sahel region of Africa, Central Asia and Bangladesh to the East and East Africa.
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Wing Span [1]  1.6 inches (.04 m)

Prey / Diet

Asparagus officinalis (garden asparagus)[2]
Beta vulgaris (sea beet)[2]
Capsicum annuum (cayenne pepper)[2]
Citrullus lanatus (watermelon)[2]
Cucumis callosus (cantaloupe)[2]
Cucumis sativus (garden cucumber)[2]
Cyperus rotundus (nutgrass)[2]
Fragaria chiloensis (beach strawberry)[2]


Pogonioefferia benedicti <Unverified Name>[3]



Attributes / relations provided by 1Pseudaletia unipuncta (Haworth) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), John L. Capinera, University of Florida, October 2006. Latest revision: May 2013 2HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández 3Predator-Prey Database for the family Asilidae (Hexapoda: Diptera) Prepared by Dr. Robert Lavigne, Professor Emeritus, University of Wyoming, USA and Dr. Jason Londt (Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg)
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