Goh, K. S.; Gibson, R. L.; Specker, D. R.
The banded slug was introduced from Europe during the 1800s. It has become a common pest of vegetables, field crops, and ornamentals throughout the United States and Canada. The banded slug attacks seedlings of a number of crops, particularly no-tillage corn and alfalfa, and strawberries. It is occasionally a pest in greenhouses.
NYS IPM Type: Fruits IPM Fact Sheet; NYS IPM Type: Vegetables IPM Fact Sheet; NYS IPM Type: Ornamentals Fact Sheet; NYS IPM Type: Field Crops Fact Sheet
New York State IPM Program
Agricultural IPM; Field Crops; Vegetables; Fruits; Ornamentals