Predaceous Behavior by Helicoverpa zea (Boddie) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Heliothinae)

@article{Boyd2007PredaceousBB,
  title={Predaceous Behavior by Helicoverpa zea (Boddie) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Heliothinae)},
  author={Bret M. Boyd and Jaret C. Daniels and George T. Austin},
  journal={Journal of Insect Behavior},
  year={2007},
  volume={21},
  pages={143-146}
}
Helicoverpa zea (Boddie) (Noctuidae) is a well-documented pest of agricultural crops throughout most of North and South America (Wilcox et al. 1956; Hardwick 1965, 1996; Kimball 1965; Tietz 1972; Covell 1984; Heppner 2003; Capinera 2005; Wagner 2005). Hardwick (1965), in proposing the genus Helicoverpa as distinct from Heliothis Ochsenheimer, noted the polyphagous herbivory of H. zea (see also Kimball 1965; Tietz 1972; Covell 1984; Heppner 2003; Capinera 2005; Wagner 2005), but made no mention… 
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