EPPO Global Database

Spodoptera praefica(PRODPR)

Distribution details in United States of America (California)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2021: Present, no details
* Bisabri-Ershadi B, Ehler LE (1981) Natural biological control of western yellow-striped armyworm, Spodoptera praefica (Grote), in hay alfalfa in northern California. Hilgardia 49(5), 1-23.

North American Moth Photographers Group. Mississippi Entomological Museum. Mississippi University State. Spodoptera praefica. http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/species.php?hodges=9667 (last accessed 2021-09).

* Miller JC, Ehler LE (1978) Parasitization of Spodoptera praefica larvae in hay alfalfa. Environmental Entomology 7(5), 744-747.

* Pogue M (2002) A world revision of the genus Spodoptera Guenée (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Memoirs of the American Entomological Society, Philadelphia, 202 pp.

* Summers CG (1989) Effect of selected pests and multiple pest complexes on alfalfa productivity and stand persistence. Journal of Economic Entomology 82(6), 1782-1791.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Present, restricted distribution view...
Canada Alberta Present, restricted distribution view...
Canada British Columbia Present, restricted distribution view...