Hosts include a wide variety of moths and occasional members of other insect orders in the most common spp. of this genus(1)
L. archippivora has been used as biological control of some moth pests such as armyworms, but this can backfire because it feeds on many species beside the target one, for instance monarch butterflies (Lindsey et al. 2009)
Contributed by v belov on 10 April, 2009 - 3:03pm Additional contributions by Beatriz Moisset Last updated 19 July, 2017 - 12:09am
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