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Spodoptera eridania(PRODER)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PRODER
  • Preferred name: Spodoptera eridania
  • Authority: (Cramer)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Laphygma eridania (Cramer)
Prodenia eridania (Cramer)
Xylomyges eridania (Cramer)

Common names
Name Language
semitropical armyworm English
southern armyworm English
gusano cortador Spanish (SV)
gusano negro Spanish
rosquilla Spanish
Южная совка Russian
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Lepidoptera ( 1LEPIO )
Family Noctuidae ( 1NOCTF )
Genus Spodoptera ( 1SPODG )
Species Spodoptera eridania ( PRODER )