TITLE

Armyworm

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Armyworm, the caterpillar of any of several species of owlet moth. Armyworms are one to two inches (2.5 to 5 cm) in length and have sparse hair or are hairless. They are typically greenish or brownish, with yellow stripes. They are active mostly at night. North American species include the common armyworm, beet armyworm, and fall armyworm.
ACCESSION #
37309815

 

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