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    • Corn Earworm 

      Muka, A. A. (New York State IPM Program, 1983)
      The corn earworm feeds on a number of crops worldwide and is named for the host crop. When it feeds on corn, as in the Northeast, it is the corn earworm; in the South when it feeds on cotton it is the cotton bollworm; and ...
    • European Corn Borer 

      Andaloro, J. T.; Muka, A. A.; Straub, R. W. (New York State IPM Program, 1983)
      The European corn borer is a major pest of corn and feeds on over 200 plant species including many weeds. This insect generally produces generations in June and August in most areas of the United States and the northeast. ...
    • Fall Armyworm 

      Muka, A. A. (New York State IPM Program, 1983)
      The fall armyworm is a resident of the southern United States, the tropics of Central, and South America, and some of the islands of the West Indies. It survives the winter only in the warm Gulf Coast areas of the southern ...
    • Mexican Bean Beetle 

      Muka, A. A. (New York State IPM Program, 1983)
      For the past century the Mexican bean beetle has been a pest in the United States. Until 1920, when it was discovered in northern Alabama, it was a more or less serious bean pest in the western part of the United States ...
    • Potato Stem Borer 

      Muka, A. A. (New York State IPM Program, 1983)
      The potato stem borer was first reported as an economic pest in the United States in 1975. A native of Europe, Siberia, and Japan, it was accidentally introduced into the maritime provinces of Canada before 1908. The insect ...
    • Stalk Borer 

      Muka, A. A. (New York State IPM Program, 1983)
      The stalk borer is a native American insect which was mentioned as a pest in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania prior to 1852 when it was first described as a species. The stalk borer belongs to the large group of noctuid or ...