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Chrysodeixis chalcites(PLUSCH)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PLUSCH
  • Preferred name: Chrysodeixis chalcites
  • Authority: (Esper)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Plusia chalcites Esper

Common names
Name Language
golden twin-spot moth English
tomato looper English
bicho camello Spanish
Золотистая двухпятнистая совка Russian
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Lepidoptera ( 1LEPIO )
Family Noctuidae ( 1NOCTF )
Genus Chrysodeixis ( 1CHRXG )
Species Chrysodeixis chalcites ( PLUSCH )