Definition of Potato tuberworm
1. Noun. Larva of potato moth; mines in leaves and stems of e.g. potatoes and tobacco.
Group relationships: Genus Phthorimaea, Phthorimaea
Generic synonyms: Caterpillar
Lexicographical Neighbors of Potato Tuberworm
Literary usage of Potato tuberworm
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Biological Control of Insects and Mites: An Introduction to Beneficial by Daniel L. Mahr, Nino M. Ridgway (1993)
"... Colorado potato beetle diamondback moth imported cabbageworm Mexican bean beetle potato tuberworm spinach leafminer spotted asparagus beetle FRUIT CROPS ..."