John K. Saichuk, Meszaros, Anna | 12/13/2011 11:10:08 PM
Fall Armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (J. E. Smith)
Larvae vary from light green to brown to black but have distinctive white stripes along the side and back of the body. Late instars are about one inch long and have a distinctive inverted “Y” on the head.
Click on the links above to go to the Fall Armyworm home page or the Rice Insects Photo Galleries home page.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture