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Spodoptera praefica (yellowstripe armyworm)

Wikipedia Abstract

Spodoptera praefica, the western yellow-striped armyworm, is a moth of the family Noctuidae found from British Columbia to California, east to Utah, and north to Alberta. The wingspan is 35–40 mm. Adults are on wing from March to April and from August to September. The larvae feed on the leaves of various herbaceous plants including agricultural crops such as alfalfa, potato, rice, sugar beet, and sweet potato.
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Prey / Diet


Parasitized by 
Chelonus insularis[3]
Lespesia archippivora[3]

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
2Jorrit 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.
3World Spodoptera Database (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)
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