Photo 1. Damage to the centre of a cabbage caused by Hellula ?undalis in Samoa boring into the terminal shoot and killing it. The insert shows a mature caterpillar approximately 12 mm long.
Cabbage centre grub, cabbage webworm
AUTHOR Grahame Jackson
Information from Waterhouse DF, Norris KR (1987) Biological Control Pacific Prospects. Inkata Press. Assistance was also provided by Wilco Liebregts, Eco-Consult Pacific, Fiji.
Produced with support from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research under project PC/2010/090: Strengthening integrated crop management research in the Pacific Islands in support of sustainable intensification of high-value crop production, implemented by the University of Queensland and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community.
This mini fact sheet is a part of the app Pacific Pests, Pathogens & Weeds
The mobile application is available from the Google Play Store and Apple iTunes.