Definition of Bollworm. Meaning of Bollworm. Synonyms of Bollworm

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Definition of Bollworm

Bollworm
Bollworm Boll"worm`, n. (Zo["o]l.) The larva of a moth (Heliothis armigera) which devours the bolls or unripe pods of the cotton plant, often doing great damage to the crops.

Meaning of Bollworm from wikipedia

- The pink bollworm (Pectinophora gossypiella; Spanish: lagarta rosada) is an insect known for being a pest in cotton farming. The adult is a small, thin...
- known as bollworms are: Red or Sudan bollworm, Diparopsis castanea Rough bollworm, Earias perhuegeli Spotted bollworm, Earias fabia Spiny bollworm, Earias...
- The cotton bollworm, corn earworm, or Old World (African) bollworm (also known as the scarce bordered straw in the UK, where it is a migrant) is the larva...
- Cotton bollworm is a problem in growing cotton. "A major pest in hot countries of irrigated crops. Enters into a summer diapause when irrigated crops are...
- resistant plant cotton variety, which produces an insecticide to combat bollworm. Strains of the bacterium Bacillus thuringiensis produce over 200 different...
- species has been given many different common names, including the cotton bollworm and the tomato fruitworm. It also consumes a wide variety of other crops...
- has improved the management of a number of pests such as cotton bollworm and pink bollworm). Sucking pests include the cotton stainer, Dysdercus suturellus...
- Earias vittella, an Asian "spotted bollworm", is a moth species in the family Nolidae. The species was first described by Johan Christian Fabricius in...
- commercially. Pheromones are available for insects including: African bollworm African cotton leafworm Apple brown tortrix Apple clearwing moth Apple...
- pest management bollworm trap at a cotton field in Manning, South Carolina Natural biocontrol: predatory Polistes wasp looking for bollworms or other caterpillars...