cotton leafworm, tobacco cutworm

Spodoptera litura (Fabricius)

Synonym(s): cluster caterpillar Identification, Biology, Control and Management Resources

Identification notes for Spodoptera litura and Spodoptera littoralis and some native Spodoptera moths - USDA APHIS PPQ
Steps for the dissection of male Spodoptera moths and notes on distinguishing S. litura and S. littoralis from native Spodoptera species - USDA APHIS PPQ
Data Sheets on Quarantine Pests - European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization