Question of the Week: TBW

Last week the question was:  What kind of moth is this?IMG_20150602_091425_817

This is a tobacco budworm moth.  The caterpillar of this moth can be a serious pest of several crops including tobacco and cotton.  The moth and caterpillar are very similar in appearance to the corn earworm, though treatment options sometimes differ, so distinguishing them is very important.  Here is a short guide showing how to tell the difference:  CEW/TBW

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Here is this week’s question:  What are these?

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One Response to Question of the Week: TBW

  1. John Mahon says:

    Praying mantis

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