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The Japanese beetle Popillia japonica Newman, 1838 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) in the Azores islands

@inproceedings{Vieira2008TheJB,
  title={The Japanese beetle Popillia japonica Newman, 1838 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) in the Azores islands},
  author={V. Vieira},
  year={2008}
}
  • V. Vieira
  • Published 2008
  • Biology
  • Popillia japonica Newman, 1838 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) is recorded for the first time from Flores island of the Azores archipelago. Occasional introductions are made into other islands such as Terceira, Faial, Pico, and Sao Miguel, when the adult beetles or larvae are shipped in commerce. The original population was detected in Terceira in early 1970's through Lajes, a North America Air Force Base. It has become one of the most important and destructive insect pest of agricultural and… CONTINUE READING

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