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Appearance of first generation larvae of the sunflower moth, Homoeosoma electellum (Hulst)(Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), in the central United States
Author(s): V. H. Beregovoy
Journal: Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society
Article Topic(s): Disturbance, Wildlife
Research Setting(s): Agricultural, Field
AbstractStudies the use of host plants by the native sunflower moth, Homoeosoma electellum. Among the most commonly used host species were Helianthus annuus (cultivated annual sunflower) and three Florida native wildflowers: Coreopsis linifolia, C. tinctoria, and Gaillardia pulchella.
Suggested CitationV. H. Beregovoy. "Appearance of first generation larvae of the sunflower moth, Homoeosoma electellum (Hulst)(Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), in the central United States." Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 58.4 (1985): 739-742.