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
A Japanese beetle, feasting on tender, new leaves of a rose bush. Photo: David
Grist. JAPANESE beetle damage is pretty easy to identify. Usually, the bugs can ...
Tips for identifying, controlling, and getting rid of Japanese Beetles with these tips
from The Old Farmer's Almanac.
Japanese beetle (Popilla japonica). Species and Origin: Japanese beetles are
native to northern Japan. They were first found in the U.S. in New Jersey in 1916.
An incredibly destructive pest, the Japanese beetle (Popillia japonica) was first
discovered on nursery stock in New Jersey almost a century ago.
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 ...
Jun 9, 2005 ... The Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica Newman, is a widespread and
destructive pest of turf, landscape, and ornamental plants in the United ...
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 Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica, can be a very damaging insect in both
the adult and larval stages. Larvae chew roots of turfgrasses and it is the most ...
The Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica, is generally found east of a line running
from Michigan, southern Wisconsin and Illinois, south to Alabama. Occasional ...