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The white grub of the May beetle

by Joseph Albert Lintner

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Published by J. B. Lyon, printer in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Phyllophaga fusca.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB945.M4 L7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23649766M
    LC Control Numbergs 07000452

    Discusses the life cycle of the may beetle and its larva (the white grub), its effect on crops, and methods of control. Physical Description 13 p.: ill., maps ; 24 cm. COMMON NAMES: Grub, Grubworm, June Beetle, June Bug, May Beetle, May Bug, White Grub SCIENTIFIC NAME: Order Coleoptera, family Scarabaeidae, Phyllophaga crinita SIZE: Adult/4" IDENTIFICATION: White grubs are the larval stage of May or June beetles. Larvae are characteristically C-shaped with a white body and tan to brown head.

      This lovely little fellow is a "white grub", the larva of the June Beetle of the genus Phyllophaga, of which there are over different species. Phyllophaga larvae and other larvae of the family Scarabaeidae are often referred to as "white grubs".   What Are White Grubs? The various phases of one the white grub beetles: the Japanese beetle. Photo: White grubs are the larval stage of various scarab beetles, like June beetles, chafers and Japanese beetles. They’re plump C-shaped whitish creatures with tan or brown heads and 3 pairs of shot legs.

      Adult white grub, also called May beetle or June beetle. bution is largely a function of oviposition preference by females. Thus, though the roots and tubers of vegetables may be consumed, this is often due to conversion of grassland bearing partially grown grubs to vegetable production areas, and a decrease in the availability of their. White grub larvae have brown heads with chewing mouthparts. Their bodies are gray to white in color. When found in the soil, they are typically in a C-shape. Adult beetles, including the May beetle and the June beetle, are light to dark brown in color and feed on leaves at night.


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The white grub of the May beetle by Joseph Albert Lintner Download PDF EPUB FB2

The White Grub of the May Beetle Paperback – Aug by J[oseph] A[lbert] Lintner (Creator) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsFormat: Paperback. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lintner, J. (Joseph Albert), White grub of the May beetle.

Albany, J.B. Lyon, printer, Title. The white grub of the May beetle, By. Lintner, J[oseph] A[lbert], Type. Book Material. Published material. THE WHITE GRUB OF THE MAY BEETLE Download The White Grub Of The May Beetle ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to The White Grub Of The May Beetle book pdf for free now. Common White Grubs. Author:. The larvae of many scarab beetle species are often collectively referred to as white grubs – Phyllophaga, several species (spp.); Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae – and can be found in soil, decaying wood and manure.

In Minnesota, larvae of the genus Phyllophaga (Harris, Figure 1) are the scarabs most often associated with damage to corn root systems. These are the true white grubs. The adults. The Brown adults are often attracted to porch lights in the spring, hence the name May Beetle. Your photo nicely illustrates the typical C-shape and bluish abdomen that is characteristic of these White Grubs that feed on subterranean roots and decaying vegetation in the soil.

The typical White Grub is from 1 to 1 and 1/2 inches in length. Important invasive white grub species include the Japanese beetle (Popillia japonica), oriental beetle (Anomala orientalis), Asiatic garden beetle (Maladera castanea), and European chafer (Rhizotrogus majalis).

White Grub Description. All white grubs are similar in appearance except for size, which varies with the species and age. Ohio White Grub Raster Patterns—Correct identification of white grub species is important in determining management strategies and timing of controls.

The raster pattern is the arrangement of bristles and hairs on the underside of the tip of the abdomen. A 10x hand lens is needed to see this pattern on most mature white grubs. A microscope may be necessary to view smaller grubs or the. May Beetle (Phyllophaga sp.) Detailing the physical features, habits, territorial reach and other identifying qualities of the May Beetle.

May Beetles are a frequent front door visitor during summer evenings, bumping into walls and windows instead of using the bell. White grubs are the larvae of the June bug or May beetle. The beetle varies from brown to black in color, and from ½ to 1 inch in length.

Most species have a life cycle of three years, but some complete theirs in one year and others in four years. The adult beetles emerge from the soil in the spring. White grub worms are the larvae of various scarab beetles, including June bugs, Japanese beetles, dung beetles and northern masked chafers.

White with dark heads, they're soft-bodied and have six legs. Green June beetle larvae are the exception, they have no developed legs. White grubs reach up to 1 inch long, depending on their age and species. The white grubs of the June Beetle are C-shaped when they are at rest.

This C shape appearance is common of White Grubs. The newly hatched grubs are too small to feed on the major root system of plants but they are capable of eating organic materials in the soil and (as they grow larger) the smaller hair roots of plants.

The cockchafer, colloquially called Maybug or doodlebug, is the name given to any of the European beetles of the genus Melolontha, in the family Scarabaeidae. Once abundant throughout Europe and a major pest in the periodical years of "mass flight", it had been nearly eradicated in the middle of the 20th century through extensive use of pesticides and has even been locally exterminated in Class: Insecta.

White grubs are the larvae of scarab beetles. The grubs of economic importance in North Carolina are those of the Japanese beetle, the green June beetle, the southern masked chafer, the northern masked chafer, and the Asiatic garden beetle.

Several other species, such as May beetles and June beetles, are also present but usually in low numbers. Immature May/June beetles (i.e., larvae or “white grubs”) have distinctly C-shaped, cream-colored bodies with a reddish-brown head and three pairs of legs.

Grubs can be up to 1¼ inches long, and live in the soil using their strong mandibles (i.e., mouth parts) to chew on plant roots.

Grubs eat the roots of a variety of plants and in large numbers can become pests damaging pastures and crops. Summer chafer. Another common species to look out for is the summer chafer, Amphimallon solstitialis. This is a smaller species that usually emerges at the beginning of June and is common around the date of the summer solstice, 21 June.

White grubs is a general name for the larval stage of beetles in the family Scarabaeidae, order Coleoptera, that feed on the roots of turf.

All species of scarab beetles have larvae that are C-shaped and vary in size depending on the species and larval age (instar). Heavy white grub infestations can.

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Name: Phylophaga Spp. Alias: White grub, May beetle, June beetle or scarab adults are an oval-shaped beetle and approximately ¾ inch long. They are usually dark brown. The larvae are a. White Grubs of the Phyllophaga genus (called "True" White Grubs) are the only ones found to cause stand losses in corn as they may be present the complete season and generations may overlap; Damage only occurs on the young corn seedling; Significant damage can occur from true white grub densities of one larva per cubic foot prior to planting.

mistaken for white grub damage. Take-all Patch occurs most fre-quently in spring and early sum-mer and can be distinguished by the rotted appearance of the roots. In contrast with white grub dam-age, dead spots caused by Take-all Patch may persist into the summer months.

Some Texas lawns never suffer white grub damage, while others.Phyllophaga is a very large genus (more than species) of New World scarab beetles in the subfamily names for this genus and many other related genera in the subfamily Melolonthinae are May beetles, June bugs, and June beetles.

They range in size from 12 to 35 mm ( to in) and are blackish or reddish-brown in colour, without prominent markings, and often rather.Most turfgrass-feeding white grubs in Texas, such as the June beetle and southern masked chafer, require 1 year to complete their life cycle (a 2-year cycle is suspected in a portion of the grub populations in north Texas).

The May beetle, Phyllophaga congrua, requires 2 years to develop.