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Tecia solanivora(TECASO)


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Basic information
  • EPPO code: TECASO
  • Preferred name: Tecia solanivora
  • Authority: (Povolny)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Scrobipalpopsis solanivora Povolny

Common names
Name Language
Guatemala-Kartoffelmotte German
Central American potato tuber worm English
Guatemalan potato moth English
palomilla de la papa Spanish
polilla centroamericana Spanish
polilla de Guatemala Spanish
polilla gigante de la papa Spanish
polilla guatemalteca de la papa Spanish
teigne guatémaltèque de la pomme de terre French
aardappelmot Dutch
polila-guatemalteca Portuguese
Гватемальская картофельная моль Russian
моль картофельная гватемальская Russian
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Lepidoptera ( 1LEPIO )
Family Gelechiidae ( 1GELEF )
Genus Tecia ( 1TECAG )
Species Tecia solanivora ( TECASO )

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