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pink bollworm
the larva of a gelechiid moth, Pectinophora gossypiella, that feeds on the seeds of the bolls of cotton and was introduced into cotton-growing regions of the world from Asia.
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Pink bollworm - Wikipedia
The pink bollworm (Pectinophora gossypiella), Spanish: lagarta rosada, is an insect known for being a pest in cotton farming. The adult is a small, thin, gray moth ... More »
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A moth (Pectinophora gossypiella) having pinkish larvae that feed on and damage cotton bolls. American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth ...

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Pink definition, a color varying from light crimson to pale reddish purple. See more.

Bollworm | Define Bollworm at Dictionary.com


any of various moth caterpillars, such as Pectinophora (or Platyedra) gossypiella (pink bollworm), that feed on and destroy cotton bolls. Collins English ...

pink bollworm - Infoplease


pink bollworm, destructive larva of a moth, Pectinophora gossypiella. Probably of Native American origin, it is a serious pest of cotton in the S United States, ...

Pink | Definition of Pink by Merriam-Webster


Define pink: a ship with a narrow overhanging stern called also pinkie — pink in a sentence. ... Our unabridged dictionary, Webster's Third New International, includes 13 distinct entries for "pink," whereas our abridged volume .... pink bollworm.

Invasive Species: Animals - Pink Bollworm (Pectinophora gossypiella)


A species profile for Pink Bollworm from USDA's National Invasive Species Information Center.

UC Management Guidelines for Pink Bollworm on Cotton


Pink bollworm is a major pest of cotton in southern California deserts. While apparently established in the San Joaquin Valley, economic infestations have not  ...