Taxon profile


Beet Armyworm
Spodoptera exigua (Hübner, 1808)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Noctuidae - owlet moths »  genus Spodoptera - Armyworms

Scientific synonyms

Noctua exigua Hübner, 1808
Spodoptera exiguum Hübner, 1808
Laphygma antipodea Warren, 1914
Laphygma caradrinoides Walker, 1856
Caradrina flavimaculata Harvey, 1876
Noctua fulgens Geyer, 1832
Caradrina junceti Zeller, 1847
Douzdrina protector de Laever, 1985
Caradrina pygmaea Rambur, 1834
Caradrina sebghana Austaut, 1880

Other names

= Small Mottled Willow


Spodoptera exigua - Beet Armyworm

Author: Zoran Bozovic

Taxon in country check-lists*

* List of countries might not be complete

Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Spodoptera exigua (Hübner, 1808)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Pest Information Wiki [Spodoptera_exigua]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Spodoptera exigua (Hübner, 1808)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [447199]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Spodoptera exigua (Hubner, 1808)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Australian Faunal Directory [94bb2aff-6dcc-4040-8d23-ac3c5cf59875]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Spodoptera exigua (Hübner, 1808)]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2014

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