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Tuta absoluta(GNORAB)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: GNORAB
  • Preferred name: Tuta absoluta
  • Authority: (Meyrick)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Gnorimoschema absoluta (Meyrick)
Phthorimaea absoluta Meyrick
Scrobipalpula absoluta (Meyrick)
Scrobipalpuloides absoluta (Meyrick)

Common names
Name Language
tomatmøl Danish
Tomatenminiermotte German
South American tomato moth English
tomato borer English
tomato leaf miner English
tomato leafminer English
tomato leafminer moth English
cogollero del tomate Spanish
gusano minador del tomate Spanish
minador de la hoja y tallo de la papa Spanish
oruga minadora de hoja y tallo Spanish
polilla del tomate Spanish (AR)
polilla perforadora Spanish
mineuse de la tomate French
tignola del pomodoro Italian
tomatenmineermot Dutch
tomatmøll Norwegian
traça-do-tomateiro Portuguese
южноамериканская томатная моль Russian
Южноамериканская томатная моль Russian
tomatmal Swedish
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Lepidoptera ( 1LEPIO )
Family Gelechiidae ( 1GELEF )
Genus Tuta ( 1TUTAG )
Species Tuta absoluta ( GNORAB )