Rosy rustic moth

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Rosy rustic moth
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A Rosy rustic moth
Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Noctuidae
Subfamily: Hadeninae
Tribe: Apameini
Genus: Hydraecia
Species: Hydraecia micacea
Synonyms
Rosy rustic moth
Rosy rustic

Symptoms[edit]

Stems may be hollowed out by these pests, especially in new gardens.[1]

Treatment[edit]

None. Dig out and destroy infected plants.[1]

Prevention[edit]

None.

References[edit]

  1. a b Hessayon, D.G. (2009). The Vegetable & Herb Expert. Transworld Publishers, London. p. 84. ISBN 9780903505468