Pyraustinae


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Pyraustinae

[pə′rȯs·tə‚nē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A large subfamily of the Pyralididae containing relatively large, economically important moths.
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Hebert, "A DNA barcode library for North American Pyraustinae (Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea: Crambidae)," PLoS ONE, vol.
Hampson (1896) gave only morphological features of this pest in his "Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma," and Rose (1982) described only the male genitalia of the type species of various species of Pyraustinae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) from North India, including C.
Taxonomic studies on Indian species of genus Maruca (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Pyraustinae).
Los tres puntos de muestreo compartieron menos de 50% de las especies entre ellas, y presentaron algunos taxa exclusivos (P1: Tricorythodes sp., Macrelmis sp., Limnocoris sp., Pyraustinae sp.
Esto se puede evidenciar en: 1) el punto P1 tuvo siempre mayores valores de riqueza de familias y taxa, tanto total como media, 2) un indice de Shannon-Weiner mayor en el punto P1 que en P2, 3) la presencia de especies sensibles de macroinvertebrados en P1 (Tricorythodes sp., Macrelmis sp., Limnocoris sp., Pyraustinae sp.
Fern moth Herpetogramma theseusalis (Walker) (Crambidae: Pyraustinae) (henceforth, moth) larvae in coastal Maine, USA, feed on both sensitive Onoclea sensibilis (Dryopteridaceae) and marsh Thelypteris palustris (Thelypteridaceae) ferns (Morse, 2009).
The olive leaf moth, Palpita unionalis (Hubner) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Pyraustinae) was a secondary pest of olive (Oleae europea L.; Lamiales: Oleaceae) cultivars but now it is considered as a primary pest in olive nurseries or irrigated young olive plantations.