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Noun1.Melolontha - a genus of MelolonthidaeMelolontha - a genus of Melolonthidae    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Melolonthidae, subfamily Melolonthidae - considered a separate family in some classification systems
cockchafer, May beetle, May bug, Melolontha melolontha - any of various large European beetles destructive to vegetation as both larvae and adult
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The rare forest chafer beetle, Melolontha hippocastani, was found at White Park Bay, Co Antrim, during the biggest survey yet of nature on the UK's coast.
1997) recorded maximum genetic similarity among Beauveria brongniartii from Melolontha spp.
PremiAre contribution A la connaissance des Melolontha Fabricius, 1775 du Pakistan (Coleoptera, Scarabaeoidea, Melolonthidae).
The striking exception is quite recent taxonomic contribution on Melolontha of Pakistan (Keith and Saltin, 2012).
Endrodi (1966) reconocio este conjunto de taxones como una familia diferente, hermana de Scarabaeidae-Laparosticti, y eligio como genero tipo a Melolontha Fabricius, 1775 que dio nombre a la familia Melolonthidae.
Structure and topology of microbial communities in the major gut compartments of Melolontha melolontha larvae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae).
bongniartii ENGERLINGSPILZ Melolontha melolontha B.
Alcoholism in cockchafers: orientation of male Melolontha melolontha towards green leaf alcohols.
Colorado potato beetle [Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)] and the common cockchafer [Melolontha melolontha L.
These included some species of economic importance like Carabus boysi, Dyticus punctalis, Mimela pectoralis, Onitis subopacus, Melolontha furcicauda, Anomala rufiventris, Coccinella septumpunctata and Mylabris pustulata.