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Contact: Richard Levine
Entomological Society of America

Corn Earworm (Helicoverpa zea)

Caption: The corn earworm is arriving earlier and in higher numbers in the northern US where much of the processing and fresh market sweet corn is grown.

Credit: Photo by Jack Dykinga/USDA ARS Image Gallery

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