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Voracious vineyard pest ‘skeletonizer’ moth detected in Napa County’s Pope Valley 

Authorities in Napa County are sounding the alarm about a moth known to cause “significant” damage to grape vines after an insect trapper discovered it earlier this month and reported it to the county’s agricultural commissioner.   The moth, dubbed with the rather heavy metal name “Western grapeleaf skeletonizer” is from the species Harissina metallica […]