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Tomato leaf miner
Tomato leaf miner (Tuta absoluta) is an insect pest. It is a native of South America.
Tuta absoluta is a devastating pest of Tomato and is also reported on potato, eggplant and common beans. It can breed between 10-12 generations a year and each female can lay 250-300 eggs in her life time.
01/03/2020 - Leaf Miners: The Unexpected Conservation Heroes
09/10/2019 - Organic insecticide to tackle "Tuta absoluta"
06/03/2019 - Organic tomatoes, safe from the
05/17/2019 - Tuta absoluta pest detected in the Canary Islands
02/19/2019 - Inching towards invasion
11/27/2018 - Preventing Exotic Lepidoptera from Entering the U.S.
09/06/2018 - Farmers warned over rampaging pest