EPPO Global Database

Neoleucinodes elegantalis(NEOLEL)

Last modification: 2002-11-13

Basic information
  • EPPO code: NEOLEL
  • Preferred name: Neoleucinodes elegantalis
  • Authority: (Guenée)


Fruit borer of solanaceous crops (tomato, aubergine, capsicum) occurring in South and Central America.

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Leucinodes elegantalis Guenée

Common names
Name Language
cocona fruit borer English
eggplant moth English
small tomato borer English
tomato fruit borer English
barrenador del tomate Spanish (CO)
gusano del tomate de arbol Spanish (CO)
pasador del fruto del tomate Spanish (CO)
pasador del fruto de lulo Spanish (CO)
perforador del fruto del tomate Spanish (CO)
perforador del fruto de solanacaceas Spanish (CO)
petit foreur de la tomate French
broca-pequena-do-fruto Portuguese (BR)
broca-pequena-do-tomateiro Portuguese (BR)