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  1. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Vienna, 1984, p. 139, PP28, ISSN.0525-6240

    Scopula ochroleucaria II.S. (Lepid., Geometridae) injurious to tobacco in Campania (South Italy)

    SANNINO L.; BALBIANI A.
    Istituto Sperimentale per il Tabacco, Scafati, Italy
    Observations were carried out on unusual attack by Scopula ochroleucaria II.S. to Sun-Cured tobacco seedlings (Xanthi and Samsum) in greenhouse. Larvae feed on young leaves often cutting the petiole. Adults are active at night; mated females lay eggs...