A moth (Pectinophora gossypiella) having pinkish larvae that feed on and
damage cotton bolls. American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language,
Any of several moth caterpillars that feed on cotton bolls, especially the pink
bollworm and the corn earworm. American Heritage® Dictionary of the English ...
A moth having pinkish larvae that feed on and damage cotton bolls. n. 1. Also
called pink bollworm. the larva of a small moth, Pectinophora gossypiella,...
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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, ...
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