Reporting Fall Armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda)in Yemen

Publication Date
Fri, 06 Sep 2019, 06:58
Last Updated
Sept. 6, 2019, 6:58 a.m.
Report Number
NRO-03/1
Country
NRO_training
Pest Id
Spodoptera frugiperda - (LAPHFR)
Report Status
Preliminary
Hosts
Maize Sorghum
Pest Status
  • Present: subject to official control
Geographical Distribution
Middle Yemen; Lahg
Summary

The first report received from Lahg for detection of larvea (Spodoptera frugiperda) that was identified morphological and then sent for molecular identification in CABI UK. The molecular identification confirmed the identity of the pest as Spodoptera frugiperda (strain C).

Danger
Damage to host plants. Economic losses in maize
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