Silver Y moth - Autographa gamma
Effective: March 11, 2014
Taxonomic Position: Lepidoptera : Noctuidae
Pest Type: Insects
This pest is a member of the following surveys: Corn, Cotton, Grape, Small Grains, Solanaceous Hosts, Soybean
These Approved Methods are appropriate for: 2024, 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Pest Information
Hosts Identified in the CAPS Host Matrix:
Human and Animal Pathogens Transmitted:
Pest Pathogens and Organisms Vectored:

Approved Method(s)
Method Detail NAPIS Survey Method
Trap 18 - Plastic Bucket Trap 3001 - General Trapping Procedure
Trap Spacing:
Method Notes:

Approved Lure(s)
NAPIS Code Product Dispenser Effectiveness Compound(s)
5 Autographa gamma Lure rubber septum 28 days Z7-12Ac
Lure Attachment:

Survey Recommendations
The following are recommendations for executing the survey using the approved methods for pest surveillance. The recommendations are developed through literature review and consultation with subject matter experts.
Key Diagnostic or Identification

Approved Method(s)
Mistaken Identities:
  1. Brambila, J., L. D. Jackson, R. L. Meagher, D. Restom Gaskill, and A. Derksen. 2014. Plastic Bucket Trap Protocol.

If you are unable to find a reference, contact See the CAPS Pest Datasheet for all references.