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  1. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Symposium, Kallithea, 1990, p. 165, P08, ISSN.0525-6240

    Notes on the biology of Lacanobia oleracea (L.) (Lepidoptera : Noctuidae-Hadeninae) in Italy

    SANNINO L.; BALBIANI A.
    Istituto Sperimentale per il Tabacco, Scafati, Italy
    The main aspects of the biology of the tomato moth Lacanobia oleracea (L.), which was found feeding on tobacco plants in Scafati area (Salerno, South Italy), are reported. L. oleracea completed four generations per year overwintering as pupa in the soil. ...
  2. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Symposium, Taormina, 1986, p. 74, P18, ISSN.0525-6240

    Spodoptera littoralis (Boisduval) and Spodoptera exigua (Hub.) (Lepidoptera : Noctuidae) on tobacco in Italy

    SANNINO L.; BALBIANI A.; AVIGLIANO M.
    Istituto Sperimentale per il Tabacco, Scafati, Italy
    Observations were carried out on two species of Lepidoptera of the genus Spodoptera, S. littoralis (Boisd.) and S. exigua (Hub.), potential enemies of tobacco in Italy. Morphological notes, flight activity, host-species, distribution and damages on ...
  3. 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 ...