|Common name: Western bean cutworm.
Hodges #: 10878.
Identification: Rfw 17.1 mm; dark fws with ocelate ordinary spots
and pale costa; frons somewhat bulging, pro-tibia with both mesal and
lateral row of setae. Male antennae doubly bifasiculate..
Similar species: 10674, 10701.2,
10818, 10826, 10864, and 10891.
Distribution: Central American northward into the American
southwest and in the plains states to the Dakotas..
Hosts: Larvae feed on a wide variety of plants. Economically
important pest of beans and corn.
SD Fall River Co., Hot Springs. UV lt. trap. 4- VIII-
1984. G. Fauske.