pink bollworm
Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders)

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pink bollworm
Pectinophora gossypiella
Adult(s)
Mississippi State University Archive
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pink bollworm
Pectinophora gossypiella
Larva(e)
Peggy Greb
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pink bollworm
Pectinophora gossypiella
Life Cycle
Art Cushman

Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Gelechioidea
Family: Gelechiidae
Subfamily: Pexicopiinae
Tribe: Chelariini
Genus: Pectinophora

Other System Links

NPDN Pest: ITAMAOA

References

Common Name Reference: Bosik, J. J. Common Names of Insects and Related Organisms 1997. Lanham, MD: Entomological Society of America (ESA), 1997. 232 pp.

Scientific Name Reference: R.W. Poole and P. Gentili, Nomina Insecta Nearctica. 1996. Nomina insecta nearctica: a checklist of the insects of North America. Vol. 3. Rockville (MD): Entomological Information Services. Available at URL: http://www.nearctica.com/nomina/main.htm