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Life history and control of the Asiatic garden beetle

H. C. Hallock

Life history and control of the Asiatic garden beetle

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • Asiatic beetle

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    Statementby H.C. Hallock ; revised by I.M. Hawley and H.C. Hallock
    SeriesCircular / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 246 rev. 1936, Circular (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 246 rev.
    ContributionsHawley, I. M. (Ira Myron), b. 1884
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25513598M
    OCLC/WorldCa45747991


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Maladera castanea, the Asiatic garden beetle, is a beetle in the family Scarabaeidae native to Japan and China. It was introduced to North America, where it is considered a crop and deciduous leaf (tree leaf) eating pest. Adults are active in the summer, and can be seen feeding on plant leaves at night or found around porch : Scarabaeidae.

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Hallock of same title.]The Asiatic garden beetle Maladera castanea (Arrow ). The Asiatic garden beetle (AGB), Maladera castanea Arrow, is an invasive pest of crops, ornamentals, and turfgrass that has been minimally studied since the s.

Life History. Adults emerge in the spring, and then feed avidly on the flowers of various plants. Eggs are deposited in the soil during the early summer and hatch in 1–2 weeks. Larvae feed in the soil on decaying vegetable matter, and are fully grown in about two months. They then pupate, each in an earthen cell.

Also observed in Asiatic garden beetle was the rickettsial disease Rickettsiella popilliae, which imparts a blue-green color to grubs. Life Cycle and Description. There is a single generation per year in New York. Both second and third instars survive the winter, though the majority of larvae are third instars.

Basic grub biology White grubs are the immature, or larval stage Life history and control of the Asiatic garden beetle book a group of stout-bodied beetles in the family Scarabaeidae (the scarab beetles). Most of the important species, including Japanese beetles, masked chafers, European chafer, green June beetle, Oriental beetle and Asiatic garden beetle, have 1-year life.

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All major insect pests and mites of warm- and cool-season turfgrasses in the United States are addressed. As Asiatic Garden Beetles are nocturnal feeding insects, you probably won’t ever see them.

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Asiatic lilies are relatively pest-free and easy to grow. Few diseases seem to bother them; however, slugs may damage foliage and buds. Also, the lily beetle is threatening to become a major problem. Look for a bright, orange-red, quarter-inch-long beetle eating Life history and control of the Asiatic garden beetle book leaves.

Due to this habit they may be found in any area of the home. The complete life cycle, therefore, requires 6 months to 2 years for completion. One generation per year is normal. Mealworms and darkling beetles are rarely seen in the wild, but when they are, it is likely to be in a field where wild grasses flourish and seeds are plentiful.

The asiatic garden beetle has a branched anal slit and has a very distinctive semicircle of spines just in front of the slit.

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Lily-Leaf Beetles. Beetlemania started early this year with the lily-leaf beetles. We now know to look for them as soon as the Oriental and Asiatic lilies (thankfully they don’t bother daylilies) start to emerge. Save 84% off the newsstand price. As a young naturalist growing up in the Deep South, I feared kudzu.

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Populations can increase to such large numbers that grain appears to be covered with a moving layer of dust. Skelley P. The Asiatic garden beetle, Maladera castanea (Arrow, ) (Coleoptera; Scarabaeidae), a white grub pest new to Florida.

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White Grubs. If grubs (black turfgrass Ataenius, Aphodius, Japanese beetle, masked chafer, European chafer, Asiatic garden beetle, Oriental beetle, etc.) are determined to be the primary target, and a preventive program is selected, early May is the optimal time to apply imidacloprid (Merit) or clothianidin (Arena).

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The oriental beetle Exomala (Anomala) orientalis (Waterhouse) is the most important pest of turfgrass in Korean golf courses (Choo et al., b 7 10).It was initially overlooked as a turf pest because of its inconspicuous adult activity during the day and because of the confusion of E.

orientalis larvae with larvae of other scarab species (Choo et al.7).Cited by:. The Japanese beetle, Asiatic garden beetle and the European chafer are less common. Proper identification will optimize control with the appropriate insecticide choice.The attack of the Japanese Beatles.

shay but the US Center for Disease download pdf is looking at having this product banned as well. looks like, but perhaps not. ;-) June bugs and May beetles are quite different. There is also the plain, tan colored Asiatic Beetle, another common garden pest.

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