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Noun: Pyrausta nubilalis
  1. Native to Europe; in America the larvae bore into the stem and crown of corn and other plants
    - corn borer, European corn borer moth, corn borer moth
  2. Larva of the European corn borer moth; a serious pest of maize
    - corn borer

Type of: caterpillar, pyralid, pyralid moth

Part of: family Pyralidae, family Pyralididae, genus Pyrausta, Pyralidae, Pyralididae, Pyrausta

Encyclopedia: Pyrausta nubilalis