Living With Green Cloverworm

Green Cloverworm Moth

Green Cloverworm moths, Plathypena scalar, have reached large numbers in Indiana this year. They are primarily a southern species that migrates into Indiana. They can be a pest of soybeans in the South and Midwestern states occasionally report damage. However, the large numbers of adults do are not accompanied by crop damage this year in Indiana.

The increased numbers of green cloverworm adults correlate with hot humid air masses that afflicted Indiana this August. The…

Source: Living With Insects Blog

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