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Studies on the main species and occurrence characteristics of tobacco pests in field growth phase in Sichuan province.


In a survey conducted in Sichuan, China, to determine the tobacco pests, the organisms were identified to belong to the class Insecta and phylum Mollusca. The occurrence of Myzus persicae, Phthoimaea helopa [Scrobipalpa heliopa], Heliothis assulea [Helicoverpa assulta], Agrotis ypsilon [Agrotis ipsilon], Gryllotalpa orientalis and other main pests were also studied and analysed.