Spodoptera frugiperda

Names

Spodoptera frugiperda in different languages.

Spodoptera frugiperda
Alfalfa worm
Buckworm
Caradrina frugiperda
Corn budworm
Corn leafworm
Daggy's corn worm
Fall armyworm
Grass caterpillar
Grass worm
Laphygma frugiperda
Laphygma inepta
Laphygma macra
Maize budworm
Noctua frugiperda
Phalaena frugiperda
Prodenia autumnalis
Prodenia plagiata
Prodenia signifera
Rice caterpillar
Southern grassworm
Trigonophora frugiperda
Whorlworm
Corn leaf worm
Fall armyworm
Grass worm
Southern grass worm
Heerwurm
Légionnaire d'automne
Cogollero del maíz
Grillo cogollero
Gusano cogollero del maíz
Isoca militar tardia
Oruga negra
Laphygma frugiperda
Curuquere-dos-capinzais
Curuquere-dos-milharais
Lagarta-do-cartucho-do-milho
Lagarta-militar
Кукурузная лиственная совка
Herfskommandowurm
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall armyworm
പട്ടാളപ്പുഴു
வீழ்ச்சி படைப்புழு
Sâu keo mùa thu
草地貪夜蛾

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Biological control of armyworm


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.org
Created in
Peru
,
October
2012
Biological control of armyworm
Recognize the problem
The armyworm attacks the corn plant and reduces its performance.
Background
There are wasps that are so small that it is almost impossible to see them.
They do not build nests but live inside other insects, killing them. One of these
wasps is called
Telenomus remus
and lives inside the egg of the armyworm....

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Chemical control of armyworm in corn


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.org
Created in
Peru
,
October
2012
Chemical control of armyworm in corn
Recognize the problem
The armyworm caterpillar opens holes or gaps in the inner leaves of corn.
Sometimes their waste can be seen on the leaves. When the plant is large, the
armyworm is located in the cob, entering by the ear silk and causing damage
to the grains which can lead to rot.
Background
During the night, gray moths or...

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Control of fall armyworm


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.org
Created in
Bolivia
,
July
2012
Control of fall armyworm
Recognize the problem
This pest eats the maize bud, which reduces crop growth and yield. The fall
armyworm acts as scraper, defoliator and cutter of maize. It affects a large
number of crops but prefers maize.
Background
It enters the maize bud and from there it eats the plant. If another fall
armyworm enters the same plant, the larger one...

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Light traps to control the armyworm


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.org
Created in
Peru
,
October
2012
Light traps to control the armyworm
Recognize the problem
The armyworm is a pest that damages the corn bud, reducing the yield.
Background
The armyworm is born from eggs laid by a medium-to-large moth. There are
male and female moths. They mate and the females lay egg masses. Around
300-1500
eggs are laid per female and new armyworms are born every week.
The...

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Common plant health problems of maize: Zambia


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Common plant health problems of maize in Zambia Plant Doctor Training African maize stalk borer INSECT – Busseola fusca (© Anne Bruntse, Tanzania Ministry of Agriculture, ICIPE, CIMMYT, R ob Harling) African pink stem borer INSECT – Sesamia calamistis (© Rob Harling)  Caterpillars are soft, segmented, 1 to 3.5 cm.  They look smooth & shiny; creamy-white, rarely greyish or pinkish-white, no hairs or markings  Head is dark brown  First,...

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Pest and Disease Photoguide to Sorghum disorders


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KNOWLEDGE FOR LIFE
Sorghum
disorders
CABI PEST AND DISEASE PHOTOGUIDE TOIntroduction
This photo booklet has been produced
by the CABI-led Plantwise programme
(www.plantwise.org) to aid extension officers
and other plant health advisors in diagnosing
the most common pests, diseases and
abiotic problems of coffee around the world.
The symptoms presented on a real plant
sample can be compared with the photos
in this guide to identify possible...

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Pest and Disease Photoguide to Groundnut disorders


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KNOWLEDGE FOR LIFE
Groundnut
disorders
CABI PEST AND DISEASE PHOTOGUIDE TOIntroduction
This photo booklet has been produced
by the CABI-led Plantwise programme
(www.plantwise.org) to aid extension officers
and other plant health advisors in diagnosing
the most common pests, diseases and
abiotic problems of coffee around the world.
The symptoms presented on a real plant
sample can be compared with the photos
in this guide to identify possible...

plantwise.org

Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Namibia


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Spodoptera frugiperda Fall Armyworm (FAW) on Maize
PEST MANAGEMENT DECISION GUIDE: GREEN AND YELLOW LIST
 
Prevention
Scouting
Direct control
Direct control
Restrictions

Plant early, with the first
rains, as Fall Armyworm
(FAW) populations build
up later in the crop
season.

Avoid planting at
different times as this
provides a continuous
source of food for FAW.

If available, plant maize
varieties with resistance
to FAW.

Consider...

plantwise.org

Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Uganda


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Spodoptera frugiperda Fall Armyworm (FAW) on Maize
PEST MANAGEMENT DECISION GUIDE: GREEN AND YELLOW LIST
 
Prevention
Scouting
Direct control
Direct control
Restrictions

Plant early, with the first
rains, as Fall Armyworm
(FAW) populations build
up later in the crop
season.

Avoid planting at
different times as this
provides a continuous
source of food for FAW.

If available, plant maize
varieties with resistance
to FAW.

Consider...

plantwise.org

Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Ethiopia


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Spodoptera frugiperda Fall Armyworm (FAW) on Maize
PEST MANAGEMENT DECISION GUIDE: GREEN AND YELLOW LIST
 
Prevention
Scouting
Direct control
Direct control
Restrictions

Plant early, with the first
rains, as Fall Armyworm
(FAW) populations build
up later in the cropping
season.

Avoid planting at
different times as this
provides a continuous
source of food for FAW.

If available, plant maize
varieties with resistance
to FAW.

Consider...

plantwise.org

Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Ghana


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Spodoptera frugiperda Fall Armyworm (FAW) on Maize
PEST MANAGEMENT DECISION GUIDE: GREEN AND YELLOW LIST
 
Prevention
Scouting
Direct control
Direct control
Restrictions

Plant early, with the first
rains, as Fall Armyworm
(FAW) populations build
up later in the crop
season.

Avoid planting at
different times as this
provides a continuous
source of food for FAW.

If available, plant maize
varieties with resistance
to FAW.

Consider...

plantwise.org

Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in South Sudan


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Spodoptera frugiperda Fall Armyworm (FAW) on Maize
PEST MANAGEMENT DECISION GUIDE: GREEN AND YELLOW LIST
 
Prevention
Scouting
Direct control
Direct control
Restrictions

Plant early, with the first
rains, as Fall Armyworm
(FAW) populations build up
later in the crop season.

Avoid planting at different
times as this provides a
continuous source of food for
FAW.

If available, plant maize
varieties with resistance to
FAW.

Consider...

plantwise.org

Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Botswana


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Fall Armyworm egg mass
(Desiree van Heerden, Syngenta) Spodoptera frugiperda Fall Armyworm (FAW) on Maize
PEST MANAGEMENT DECISION GUIDE: GREEN AND YELLOW LIST
 
Prevention
Scouting
Direct control
Direct control
Restrictions

Plant early, with the first
rains, as Fall Armyworm
(FAW) populations build up
later in the crop season.

Avoid planting at different
times as this provides a
continuous source of food
for FAW.

If available, plant...

plantwise.org

Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Zambia


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Spodoptera frugiperda Fall Armyworm (FAW) on Maize
PEST MANAGEMENT DECISION GUIDE: GREEN AND YELLOW LIST
 
Prevention
Scouting
Direct control
Direct control
Restrictions

Plant early, with the first
rains, as Fall Armyworm
(FAW) populations build
up later in the crop
season.

Avoid planting at
different times as this
provides a continuous
source of food for FAW.

If available, plant maize
varieties with resistance
to FAW.

Consider...

plantwise.org

Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Tanzania


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Spodoptera frugiperda Viwavijeshi aina ya 'Fall armyworm' kwenye Mahindi
KIONGOZI CHA USIMAMIZI WA WADUDU: ORODHA NJANI NA NJANO
 
Uzuiaji
Ukaguzi
Kudhibiti moja
kwa moja
Kudhibiti moja
kwa moja
Vizuio
Ni vyema kupanda mimea
mapema katika msimu wa mvua,
kwa kuwa idadi ya viwavijeshi aina
ya 'Fall armyworm' huongezeka
baadae katika msimu wakati
mimea inapoendelea kukua. Tahadhari na kupanda mimea
yako wakati tofauti tofauti, kwa
kuwa hii...

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Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Sierra Leone


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Spodoptera frugiperda Fall Armyworm (FAW) on Maize
PEST MANAGEMENT DECISION GUIDE: GREEN AND YELLOW LIST
 
Prevention
Scouting
Direct control
Direct control
Restrictions

Plant early, with the first
rains, as Fall Armyworm
(FAW) populations build
up later in the crop
season.

Avoid planting at
different times as this
provides a continuous
source of food for FAW.

If available, plant maize
varieties with resistance
to FAW.

Consider...

plantwise.org

Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Senegal


20187800571.jpg

Spodoptera frugiperda Fall Armyworm (FAW) on Maize
PEST MANAGEMENT DECISION GUIDE: GREEN AND YELLOW LIST
 
Prevention
Scouting
Direct control
Direct control
Restrictions

Plant early, with the first
rains, as Fall Armyworm
(FAW) populations build
up later in the crop
season.

Avoid planting at
different times as this
provides a continuous
source of food for FAW.

If available, plant maize
varieties with resistance
to FAW.

Consider...

plantwise.org

Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Rwanda


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Spodoptera frugiperda Fall Armyworm (FAW) on Maize
PEST MANAGEMENT DECISION GUIDE: GREEN AND YELLOW LIST
 
Prevention
Scouting
Direct control
Direct control
Restrictions

Plant early, with the first
rains, as Fall Armyworm
(FAW) populations build
up later in the crop
season.

Avoid planting at
different times as this
provides a continuous
source of food for FAW.

If available, plant maize
varieties with resistance
to FAW.

Consider...

plantwise.org

Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Mozambique


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Spodoptera frugiperda Lagarta-do-cartucho na cultura de milho
GUIA DE DECISÕES PARA GESTÃO DE PRAGAS: LISTA VERDE E AMARELA
 
Prevenção
Prospecção
Controlo directo
Controlo directo
Restrições

Recomenda-se o cultivo
precoce no início do
período chuvoso, uma vez
que as populações de
lagarta-do-cartucho só se
desenvolvem mais tarde na
época da colheita.

Evite cultivar em diferentes
alturas, uma vez que assim
fornece uma fonte de
alimento...

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Fall armyworm (FAW) on maize in Mali


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Spodoptera frugiperda Chenille légionnaire d’automne (CLA) sur le maïs
GUIDE DE GESTION DE PROBLÈMES PHYTOSANITAIRES: LISTE VERTE ET JAUNE
 
Prévention
Surveillance
Lutte directe
Lutte directe
Restrictions

Planter tôt avec les
premières pluies car les
populations de la chenille
légionnaire d’automne
(CLA) croissent au fur et à
mesure de la saison.

Éviter d’échelonner les
dates de plantation car cela
fournit une source de
nourriture...

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