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Opogona sacchari(OPOGSC)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: OPOGSC
  • Preferred name: Opogona sacchari
  • Authority: (Bojer)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Alucita sacchari Bojer
Opogona subcervinella (Walker)
Tinea subcervinella Walker

Common names
Name Language
Bananenmotte German
banana moth English
sugarcane borer English
sugarcane moth English
taladro de la platanera Spanish
teigne du bananier French
traça-da-banana Portuguese (PT)
traça-da-banana Portuguese (BR)
traça-da-bananeira Portuguese (BR)
traça-da-bananeira Portuguese (PT)
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Lepidoptera ( 1LEPIO )
Family Tineidae ( 1TINEF )
Genus Opogona ( 1OPOGG )
Species Opogona sacchari ( OPOGSC )

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