Meal Moth

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Meal Moth

 

(Pyralis farinalis), a moth of the family Pyralididae, a dangerous pest of grain, seed, food products, and forage. The wingspread is up to 30 mm. The anterior wings are lilacbrown at their base and tip and have a wide, ash-yellow stripe running along the middle; the posterior wings are dark gray, with sinuate lines

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This result is consistent with previous studies for the Indian meal moth life cycle in the ROK.
Furthermore, an Indian Meal Moth simply could not survive the mixing and baking process.
These essential oils can use for protecting stored products from injury of Indian meal moth.
These "log-periodic" sensillae arrays are carried by small, night-flying moths, including crop-ravaging corn earworm and cabbage looper moths and pantry-infesting Indian meal moths.
These results indicate that if corn is cleaned to remove broken kernels before it is stored, the likelihood that stored-grain insects like Indian meal moth will become a problem in the storage bin is much less.
Indian meal moth, Plodia interpunctella (HA1/4bner) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) has cosmopolitan habitat and consider as a common household pest of stored grains and value-added food products (Cox and Bell, 1991; Na and Ryoo, 2000; Sauer and Shelton, 2002).
The cactus moth, Cactoblastis cactorum (Berg) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), belongs to the economically important subfamily Phycitinae, which includes such species as the Indian meal moth, Plodia interpunctella (Hubner), and the Mediterranean flour moth, Ephestia kuehniella (Zeller) (Borror et al.
The Indian Meal moth (Plodia interpunctella) is considered to be the most destructive of all grain-infesting moths.
She looked at the effect of gamma rays on the Indian meal moth, Plodia interpunctella, a common post-harvest pest of dried fruits and nuts.
The most common type of pantry pest is the Indian meal moth, which are small and reddish-brown in color.
The Indian meal moth, Plodia interpunctella (Hubner), is a cosmopolitan grain feeding pest, infesting stored products in the home, grocery stores, warehouses, food processing plants and where food products are stored.
They found a small but statistically significant decrease in the pesticide's efficacy among populations of Indian meal moth larvae collected from grain stores where BT had been applied.