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Helicoverpa armigera(HELIAR)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: HELIAR
  • Preferred name: Helicoverpa armigera
  • Authority: (Hübner)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Chloridea armigera (Hübner)
Chloridea obsoleta auctorum
Heliothis armigera (Hübner)
Heliothis obsoleta auctorum

Common names
Name Language
amerikansk bomuldsugle Danish
altweltlicher Baumwollkapselwurm German
African cotton bollworm English
corn earworm English
cotton bollworm English
Old World bollworm English
tobacco budworm English
tomato grub English
gusano bellotero del algodón Spanish
gusano de las mazorcas Spanish
gusano del elote del maíz Spanish
noctua del tomate Spanish
oruga de las mazorcas Spanish
oruga del choclo Spanish
chenille des épis du maïs French
noctuelle de la tomate French
ver de la capsule French
elotide del cotone Italian
elotide del granturco Italian
elotide del pomodoro Italian
elotide del tabacco Italian
nottua del granturco Italian
nottua gialla del granturco Italian
mimosa-rups Dutch
lagarta-do-tomate Portuguese
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Lepidoptera ( 1LEPIO )
Family Noctuidae ( 1NOCTF )
Genus Helicoverpa ( 1HELVG )
Species Helicoverpa armigera ( HELIAR )

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