Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Helicoverpa armigera

Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner, 1808)

scarce borcered straw, cotton bollworm

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Arachis hypogaea; Brassica; Capsicum annuum; Chrysanthemum; Clinopodium nepeta; Cucumis sativus; Dianthus caryophyllus; Dittrichia viscosa; Gerbera jamesonii; Glycine max; Gossypium; Helianthus annuus; Lactuca sativa; Lotus creticus; Lycopersicon esculentum; Malva parviflora; Medicago sativa; Misopates orontium; Nicotiana glauca, rustica, taabacum; Pelargonium zonale; Reseda; Rosa; Salsola kali, vermiculata; Solanum nigrum, tuberosum; Sorghum bicolor; Thymus carnosus; Zea mays.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Dolinskaya, Lepiforum.

synonyms

Heliothis armigera.

references

Adolph, Kortstock, Niehoff & Schweitzer (2019a), Andújar Tomás, Gómez Ladrón de Guevara & Ruano Marco (1985a), Dobado (2020a), Dolinskaya (2014b), Ebert (ed., 1997b), Huertas Dionisio (2007a); Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Kravchenko, Orlova, Fibiger, ao (2005b), Lepiforum (2021), Marabuto (2018a), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a), Vieira (2008a), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

Last modified 20.viii.2021