Biology of invasive fall army worm Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) on maize

@inproceedings{Sharanabasappa2018BiologyOI,
  title={Biology of invasive fall army worm Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) on maize},
  author={Sharanabasappa and C. M. Kalleshwaraswamy and Mulaka Maruthi and H. B. Pavithra},
  year={2018}
}
The life history of fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) was studied during June-July 2018 under laboratory conditions at the Department of Agricultural Entomology, College of Agriculture, UAHS, Shivamogga, Karnataka. Gravid female was observed laying eggs with the fecundity 1064 eggs. Incubation, total larval and pupal period were observed to be from 2–3, 14–19 and 9–12 days, respectively. The total life cycle of male and female was observed to be 32–43 and 34–46 days… CONTINUE READING