Spotted Cucumber Beetle

spotted cucumber beetleSpotted Cucumber Beetle Junior level indicator

Scientific name: Diabrotica undecimpunctata howardi Barber
(Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)

Facts: Spotted cucumber beetle larvae are also known as the southern corn rootworm. Adults are yellowish or yellowish-green with 12 black spots on the back and about 1/4 inch long. Adults are active and commonly found. A wide variety of plants are attacked by the larvae.

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