Damage. European corn borer damages corn when the boring disrupts the plant vascular tissues and interferes with the internal transfer of water, sugars, and nutrients.
The European corn worm or European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis), also known as the European high-flyer, is a pest of grain, particularly maize.
The European corn borer, an introduced species, has been an important pest of corn in the Midwest since the 1920's. Besides feeding on all types of corn, European ...
common name: European corn borer scientific name: Ostrinia nubilalis (Hübner) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Distribution - Life Cycle and Description - Host ...
Benign neglect of European corn borer costs U.S. growers about $6.57 and $12.90 per acre for first and second generation borers, respectively.
Ostrinia nubilalis (Hübner) The European corn borer (ECB), Ostrinia nubilalis (Hübner), was first identified near Boston, Massachusetts in 1917.
Though named for its impact on corn, the European corn borer will feed on a huge variety of crops, and has a particular preference for peppers.
How to identify and control corn borer larvae using organic methods. Description. A major pest of corn, the European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) will also feed on ...
European Corn Borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) European corn borer is an introduced pest that has spread across much of eastern and central North America.
Corn plant developmental stage during European corn borer egg laying must be determined in order to account for differences in yield loss caused by whorl-stage leaf ...