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Phthorimaea operculella(PHTOOP)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PHTOOP
  • Preferred name: Phthorimaea operculella
  • Authority: (Zeller)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Gnorimoschema operculella (Zeller)
Lita operculella (Zeller)
Phthorimaea solanella Boisduval
Scrobipalpa operculella (Zeller)

Common names
Name Language
kartoffelmol Danish
Kartoffelmotte German
potato moth English
potato tuber moth English
stem-end grub English
tobacco leaf miner English
tobacco split worm English
gusano del tuberculo de la papa Spanish
oruga barrenadora del tallo Spanish
palomilla de la patata Spanish
polilla de la papa Spanish (AR)
teigne de la pomme de terre French
ash habulbusin Hebrew
tignola della patata Italian
zyagaimoga Japanese
ジャガイモガ Japanese
aardappel-knollenruspje Dutch
potetmoll Norwegian
traça-da-batata Portuguese
traça-da-batatinha Portuguese (BR)
картофельная минирующая моль Russian
картофельная моль Russian
Картофельная моль Russian
potatismal Swedish
patetes guvesi Turkish
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Lepidoptera ( 1LEPIO )
Family Gelechiidae ( 1GELEF )
Genus Phthorimaea ( 1PHTOG )
Species Phthorimaea operculella ( PHTOOP )

Related EPPO PM7 Standard