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Busseola segeta, a Potential New Pest of Maize in Western Kenya
In sub-Saharan Africa, Busseola fusca (Fuller) (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) is considered as one of the major stem borer pests of maize (Zea mays) and sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) . Recent surveys in Western Kenya indicated ...
Th e role of wild host plants in the abundance of lepidopteran stem borers along altitudinal gradient in Kenya
Presence of wild host plants of stem borers in cereal-growing areas has been considered as reservoirs of lepidopteran stem borers, responsible for attack of crops during the growing season. Surveys to catalogue hosts and ...