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)
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...