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Noun1.Popillia - a genus of ScarabaeidaePopillia - a genus of Scarabaeidae    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Scarabaeidae, Scarabaeidae - scarab or dung beetles
Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica - small metallic green and brown beetle native to eastern Asia; serious plant pest in North America
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Omaloplia spireae (Pallas) and Popillia japonica Newman, damage leaves of a variety of plants in Asia and Europe (Fulcher et al.
Olfactory preferences of Popillia japonica, Vanessa cardui, and Aphis glycines for Glycine max grown under elevated C[O.
Popillia japonica Newman, Rhizotrogus majalis (Razumowsky), Cyclocephala spp.
The Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica (Newman) (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae), was first encountered in the United States (US) in Riverton, New Jersey in 1916 (Clausen et al.
2005) has shown these isolates to be active against the larvae of other species of Coleoptera, including the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum (Herbst), and the Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica Newman.
2009) noted that traps placed to capture Japanese beetles, Popillia japonica (Newman) (Coleoptera: Rutelidae), in a soybean field attracted many beetles without capturing all of them, resulting in increased damage to surrounding plants.
seven-spotted lady beetle), Harmonia axyridis (Pallas) (Asian multicolored lady beetle), and Popillia japonica Newman (Japanese beetle)], and two hymenopterans [Tertramorium caespitum (L.
In addition, another set of vines was damaged early in the season (pea-sized berry) and late in the season (veraison) utilizing two naturally occurring foliar herbivores: the rose chafer, Macrodactylus subspinosus, and the Japanese beetle, Popillia japordca, respectively.