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Sensory Organs in the Antennae of Phyllophaga obsoleta (Coleoptera: Melolonthidae)
Abstract The antennal flagellum of the melolontid beetle Phyllophaga obsoleta Blanchard consists of three terminal plates of lamellae: proximal, middle, and distal. Six types of sensilla wereExpand
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First Record of Phyllophaga sp. Aff. capillata (Coleoptera: Melolonthidae) as a Soybean Pest in the Brazilian “Cerrado”
Insects known in Brazil as “coros” are beetle larvae (Coleoptera) of the family Melolonthidae ( sensu Endrodi 1966; Moron 1997, 2001a; Moron et al. 1997). Many of these species feed on roots of aExpand
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Fauna de Coleoptera Melolonthidae y Passalidae de Tzucacab y Conkal, Yucatán, México
A study of the Melolonthidae and Passalidae beetle fauna of Conkal and Tzucacab, Yucatan, Mexico is presented. Data from 6,378 specimens were obtained during 2001-2002 with 74 days of collectingExpand
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Larva and pupa of Chrysophora chrysochlora (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Rutelinae: Rutelini)1
The third-instar larva and pupa of the shining leaf chafer, Chrysophora chrysochlora (Latr.), from Cauca, Colombia, are described for the first time. Illustrations of diagnostic structures,Expand
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Sexual dimorphism in antennal receptors of Phyllophaga ravida Blanchard (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea: Melolonthidae).
The external morphology of sensilla on the antennae of males and females of Phyllophaga ravida Blanchard is described using scanning electron microscopy. Sexual dimorphism in body and antennalExpand
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Descripción de los estados inmaduros de seis especies de Phyllophaga (Coleoptera: melolonthidae; melolonthinae) de la región Altos de Chiapas, México
Third-stage larvae and pupae of Phyllophaga (P.) menetriesi (Bianch.), P. (P.) ravida (Bianch.), P. (P.) tenuipilis (Bates), P. (P.) testaceipennis (Bianch.), P. (Phytalus) obsoleta (Bianch.) y P.Expand
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New species and new records of species of Macrodactylus Dejean (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Melolonthinae: Macrodactyini) from Honduras and Nicaragua
The species of Macrodactylus from Honduras and Nicaragua are reviewed. Two new species are described and illustrated: Macrodactylus tibialis sp. nov. from Honduras (Olancho and El Paraiso) andExpand
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The Immature Stages of Neoscelis Dohrni (Westwood) (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae: Goliathini) with Notes on Adult Behavior
Abstract Detailed description of the second instar larva and pupa, comparative comments on the third instar and first instar larvae, and some observations on the adult behavior and the life cycle ofExpand
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Seven New Species of PHYLLOPHAGA (S.STR.) Harris From Costa Rica (Coleoptera: Melolonthidae: Melolonthinae)
Abstract New species of Phyllophaga (s.str.) are described from 12 Costa Rican localities as follows: P. tilarana new species, P. tapantina new species, P. talamancana new species, P. guapiloides newExpand
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