Colorado Potato Beetle – 6/1/13
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 6/1/13
Observation Time: 4:00 p.m.
Observation Location: Ward’s Berry Farm
Common Name: Colorado Potato Beetle
Scientific Name: Leptinotarsa decemlineata
Comments: These striking beetles were eating eggplant leaves. Colorado potato beetles have developed resistance to all known classes of pesticides.
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