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EENY164: Pickleworm, Diaphania nitidalis (Stoll) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Crambidae)

Figure 5. Evidence of pickleworm, Diaphania nitidalis (Stoll), feeding on squash. Note that the fecal material is extruded from the tunnel where the larva is feeding.

Credit: Lyle Buss, UF/IFAS