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More information about the castor capsule borer
The incidence is observed during the spike stage of the crop. Larva feeds the seed by remaining inside the capsule. They also make a net of their silk threads and excreta. Sometime, the damage to the top shoot of the plant can also be caused. In addition to castor, mango, and guava flowers can also be affected by this disease.
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