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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

KEY TO SELECTED PYRALOIDEA (LEPIDOPTERA)
LARVAE INTERCEPTED AT U. S. PORTS OF ENTRY
Couplet 37
Dorsal and subdorsal setae of the abdominal segments on strongly conical black chalazae
...........................................................................................................................Evergestinae, Evergestis rimosalis (Guenée)


Distribution: Western Hemisphere

Hosts: 2006: Brassica sp.

pre-1998: Brassicaceae: cabbage, brussel sprouts, cauliflower, watercress

Note: it should be reported as “probably E. forficalis (L.)” if the origin is Europe; see Munroe 1973
Abdominal segments without conical black chalazae..........................................................................................................38
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Last Modified: 3/25/2011
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