Anomala orientalis

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Noun1.Anomala orientalis - introduced into United States from the Orient; larvae feed on roots of sugarcane and other grasses
scarabaean, scarabaeid, scarabaeid beetle - any of numerous species of stout-bodied beetles having heads with horny spikes
Anomala, genus Anomala - genus of beetles whose grubs feed mainly on roots of plants; includes several pests of cultivated grasses
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Adults of Anomala orientalis (Waterhouse 1875) (Rutelinae) emerge from the soil, but do not fly, and females expose the abdomen on the soil surface, and perform the calling behavior, when sexual pheromone is probably released, attracting males to copulate (Facundo et al., 1999).
nigripennis Motschulsky Curcurionidae Scepticus griseus Roelofs Elateridae Paracardiophorus subaeneus yasudai Scarabaeidae Anomala orientalis Waterhouse A.
Recent observations on distribution and abundance of Anomala orientalis Waterhouse and Aserica castanea Arrow in New York.