Southwestern corn borer

Southwestern corn borer

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Caption: Southwestern corn borer larva. Macrophotograph of a southwestern corn borer (Diatraea grandiosella) larva inside a plant stem. This moth larva is a serious pest of corn (Zea mays) in the USA and Mexico. The larva feeds on the leaves of its host and then tunnels into the stalk, as seen here. Magnification unknown.

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