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Chilo suppressalis (Striped riceborer)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Asiatic rice borer or striped rice stemborer (Chilo suppressalis) is a moth of the Crambidae family. It is a widespread species, known from India, China, eastern Asia, Japan, Taiwan, Malaysia to the Pacific. It is a major agricultural pest in rice production.The wingspan is 25 mm. Females are somewhat larger than the males. Adults have pale yellow forewings, each with one or more dark spots.
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Prey / Diet

Oryza sativa (rice)[1]
Zea mays (corn)[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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