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Gossypium herbaceum (Levant cotton)

Wikipedia Abstract

Gossypium herbaceum, commonly known as Levant cotton, is a species of cotton native to the semi-arid regions of sub-Saharan Africa and Arabia where it still grows in the wild as a perennial shrub. It is a sister-species of Gossypium arboreum.
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Infraspecies

Attributes

Leaf Type [1]  Evergreen
Structure [1]  Tree

Predators

Acrocercops gossypii[2]
Acrocercops helicomitra[2]
Acronicta longa (Long-winged Dagger Moth)[2]
Agrotis malefida (palesided cutworm)[2]
Agrotis repleta[2]
Agrotis subterranea (granulate cutworm)[2]
Agrotis vetusta (Old Man Dart)[2]
Amorbia decerptana[2]
Anomis impasta[2]
Anomis texana[2]
Anticarsia gemmatalis (velvetbean caterpillar)[2]
Archips machlopis[2]
Argyrogramma verruca (Golden Looper)[2]
Argyrostrotis quadrifilaris[2]
Argyrotaenia montezumae[2]
Automeris illustris[2]
Automeris zozine[2]
Bucculatrix thurberiella (Cotton Leaf Perforator)[2]
Calycopis cecrops (Red-banded Hairstreak)[2]
Carales astur[2]
Cerococcus indicus (yellow cotton scale)[3]
Cerococcus russellae[3]
Citheronia regalis (Regal moth/hickory horned devil)[2]
Coccus longulus (long brown scale)[3]
Earias insulana (Egyptian Stemborer)[2]
Elaphria agrotina[2]
Erechthias ochrocrena[2]
Estigmene acrea (saltmarsh caterpillar)[2]
Eumorpha satellitia (Satellite sphinx)[2]
Gonodonta nutrix (Citrus Fruitpiercer)[2]
Grammia arge (Arge Moth)[2]
Helicoverpa gelotopoeon[2]
Hylesia livex[2]
Hypercompe campinasa[2]
Hypercompe hambletoni[2]
Hypsoropha hormos[2]
Lophocampa citrina[2]
Maconellicoccus hirsutus (pink hibiscus mealybug)[3]
Paracles bilinea[2]
Phyllonorycter triarcha[2]
Platynota flavedana[2]
Platynota rostrana[2]
Platynota stultana (Omnivorous leafroller)[2]
Plodia interpunctella (Indian meal moth)[2]
Pyroderces ptilodelta[2]
Spodoptera dolichos[2]
Spodoptera latifascia (Lateral Lined Armyworm)[2]
Spodoptera praefica (yellowstripe armyworm)[2]
Strymon melinus (cotton square borer)[4]
Suana concolor[2]
Tallula atramentalis[2]
Trygodes musivaria[2]
Utetheisa ornatrix (Ornate Moth)[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Svalbard Global Seed Vault

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935 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 3Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009 4Jorrit 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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