Observations of Multiple Mating Under Field Conditions for Japanese Beetles (Popillia japonica Newman) (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae)
JOURNAL OF THE KANSAS ENTOMOLOGICAL SOCIETY, pp. 151-159, 2009.
Japanese beetles are important pests of many agricultural and horticultural plants, yet few studies have attempted to follow the mating behavior of individuals in the field. In this study, we recorded mating behavior and patch residence of Japanese beetles on food plants under Field conditions. Pairs of beetles were marked and their fates...More
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