African Bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera
An economically important agricultural insect of cotton, tomatoes, tobacco, chickpea, maize, sorghum, wheat, groundnut, sunflower, chilli, pigeon pea.
Helicoverpa armigera or African bollworm is distributed in Asia, Africa, mainland Europe, and Australia. Russell IPM manufacture and supply pheromone lures, traps and complete monitoring systems for African ball worm, Helicoverpa armigera. Pheromone trap data gives early warning of the infestation and also exhibits the density of the insect population.