The origin of the beetle is somewhat unclear, but it seems that Colorado and
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The more notable of these two is the Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa
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Leptinotarsa decemlineata insect pest that attacks the leaves of potato plants. ...
of pests (in origins of agriculture: Beginnings of pest control); effects on potato ...
Life History. colorado-potato-beetle.gif The beetle has 2 reproductive generations
per growing season in Pennsylvania. The 1st comes from overwintering adults ...
Colorado potato beetle adults overwinter in potato fields, field margins,
windbreaks, and gardens. They become active in the spring at about the same
Detailed Life History. Adult Colorado potato beetles are about half the size of
your thumbnail, oval in shape, and are a yellow-orange color with 10 narrow
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The Colorado potato beetle cannot be confused with any other beetle in Canada.
Life History The adult overwinters in the soil of the previous year's potato fields ...