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Noun1.Leptinotarsa - Colorado potato beetlesLeptinotarsa - Colorado potato beetles    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Colorado beetle, Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata, potato beetle, potato bug - black-and-yellow beetle that feeds in adult and larval stages on potato leaves; originally of eastern Rocky Mountains; now worldwide
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En el caso de los estudios llevados a cabo con insectos plaga como el escarabajo de la papa, Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say, 1824) (Coleoptera: Crysomelidae), representan un proceso exitoso que condujo a la identificacion de compuestos quimicos de plantas de papa altamente atrayentes de machos y hembras de esta plaga.
(2007) tested this product on the Colorado potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say); Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), Western and Southern corn rootworms (Diabrotica virgifera LeConte and D.
Neural actions of imidacloprid and their involvement in resistance in the Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say).
Mass production of Beauveria bassiana for regulation of Leptinotarsa decemlineata populations.
bassiana en concentraciones de 5 x [10.sup.4] conidios/ml en asociacion con pequenas dosis de DDT (0,00016 mg i.a.) en el control de Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae).
MBI-203 is formulated from a strain of Chromobacterium subtsugae that has shown activity against Colorado potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata Say), yellowmargined leaf beetle (Microtheca ochroloma Stal), and southern green stink bug (N.
Similarly, one of the 2 copies of Hsp70 gene in diapausing adults of Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata Say (Chrysomelidae), is up-regulated (Yocum 2001).
Organic fields were treated with azadirachtin [neem extract at 7 oz/acre (512 mL/ ha)] and Bacillus thuringensis subspecies tenebrionsis at 800 L of Bt per hectare, targeting aphids complex and Colorado potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata Say), respectively.
In addition, chlorantraniliprole controls Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say), certain species of grubs and leaf miners, as well as termites (Yeoh & Lee 2007; Koppenhofer & Fuzy 2008; Spomer et al.
For example, D'Anna & Sommer (2011) provided compelling evidence that the gonochoristic Pristionchus uniformis Fedorko & Stanuszek is a European native scarab associate that arrived in North America and expanded its host range to scarabs there and possibly to the Colorado potato beetle (CPB), Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say) belonging to an entirely different beetle family (Chrysomelidae).
2006), and Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say) in potato (Igrc Barcic et al.