spotted cutworm

noun

Definition of spotted cutworm

: a cutworm that is the larva of a noctuid moth (Amathes c-nigrum) and that feeds on various crop plants

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“Spotted cutworm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spotted%20cutworm. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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