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Fall armyworm status and distribution: " In Mozambique symptoms of Fall Arm Worm where reported in central part of the country in Tete province during the agricultural season of 2016/2017. Then in February 2017 the NPPO of Mozambique conducted a survey covering Tete, Manica, Gaza, Maputo, Niassa and Zambezia provinces which confirmed the presence of pest." (International Plant Protection Convention Pest Reports 2017)
Estimated yield loss:
Occurrence of Fall Army Worm (Spodoptera frugiperda) in Mozambique. International Plant Protection Convention Pest Reports (2017). https://www.ippc.int/en/countries/Mozambique/pestreports/2017/04/occurrence-of-fall-arm-worm-spodoptera-frugiperda-in-mozambique/