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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Schoenobiinae > Scirpophaga

Scirpophaga incertulas (Walker, 1863) – Yellow Stem Borer

Indian and global distribution:
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Identification:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
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References:
  1. OD: Chilo incertulas Walker, 1863; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus.27: 143; TL: Borneo, Sarawak
  2. https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/8718435
  3. http://www.nbair.res.in/insectpests/Scirpophaga-incertulas.php [accessed 22 January 2019]
  4. www.cropscience.bayer.com/en/crop-compendium/pests-diseases-weeds/pests/scirpophaga-incertulas
  5. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 2000. Moths of Nepal. Part 6. TINEA. Vol. 16 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 141/8-9. 
  6. https://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=86613

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Anonymous. 2021. Scirpophaga incertulas (Walker, 1863) – Yellow Stem Borer. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/356656/Scirpophaga-incertulas
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