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Plutella xylostella (Diamondback moth)

Synonyms: Plutella megapterella

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Prey / Diet

Prey / Diet Overlap

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Campoplex faunus[1]
Dicropaltum mesae[4]
Machimus callidus[4]
Pogonioefferia frewingi <Unverified Name>[4]


Parasitized by 
Ovomermis sinensis <Unverified Name>[5]
Pollinator of 
Tanacetum bipinnatum subsp. bipinnatum (Tansy)[1]


External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Ecology of Commanster
2New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Plant-SyNZ™ database
3Jorrit 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.
4Predator-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)
5Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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