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Cotton tipworm

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Larger larvae (10-15 mm long) have a pigment free, cream-yellow coloured body that tapers to the rear and a dark, somewhat flattened head capsule... Eggs are initially white and develop a red ring closer to hatching... Use of broad-spectrum insecticides for control often provides poor efficacy and destroys natural enemies, leading to a resurgence of tipworm and outbreaks of secondary pests such as spider mites...
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