The Japanese beetle (Popillia japonica) is a common species of beetle. It is
about 15 millimetres (0.6 in) long and 10 millimetres (0.4 in) wide, with iridescent
The Japanese Beetle is a serious pest of turf and ornamental plants. This
publication tells how to identify the beetle in both its adult and grub stages, and
The first Japanese beetles discovered in Kentucky were found on the southern
outskirts of Louisville in 1937. Isolated infestations were treated with insecticides
Adult Japanese beetles can be easily identified by their coloring. The Japanese
beetle has a metallic green body with copper-brown wing covers. Adults appear ...
Japanese beetles can be devastating to organic gardens and lawns. Learn how
you can control them with these natural products and solutions.
Getting rid of Japanese beetles can seem like a difficult task, but we show you
how to kill Japanese beetles, along with tips for Japanese beetle control and ...
Department of. Agriculture. Animal and. Plant Health. Inspection. Service.
Program Aid No. 1599. Managing the. Japanese Beetle: A Homeowner's.
R. Chris Williamson, UW Turf and Ornamental Specialist, UW-Extension Revised:
6/14/2013. Item number: XHT1062. The Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica, ...
Adult Japanese beetles have a short life span: 30-45 days on average. Females
feed, mate and lay eggs — repeating the process every 24 to 48 hours. At each ...
The handsome but unpopular Japanese beetle is loathed by just about everyone.
As the name implies, it's an import, arriving in the United States by way of New ...