No Taxon (Section Diabroticites). Genus Diabrotica. Species balteata (Banded Cucumber Beetle). Explanation of Names. Diabrotica balteata LeConte The banded cucumber beetle, Diabrotica balteata LeConte, has become an increasingly important pest of sweet potato in Louisiana since In Louisi. () Banded Cucumber Beetle (Diabrotica balteata) Updated on 2/13/ PM Available online: PaDIL –
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Banded Cucumber Beetle, Diabrotica balteata
Insecticides are used to control this species, mainly to target the larvae in the roots. If you need expert professional advice, contact your local extension baltata.
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In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Distribution Maps of Plant Pests, No. Bean and soybean are especially favored ChittendenSaba Most users should sign in with their email address. A polyphagous species, this beetle has a variety of host plants from several different families.
Damage may occur to foliage, blossoms, silk, kernels, the plant crown, and roots.
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If you originally registered with a username please use that to sign in. Cucurbitacin contents and diabroticite Coleoptera: Entomological Society of America members Sign in via society site. It remains active as long as the weather remains favorable, with up to six to seven generations per year reported in Louisiana Pitre and Kantack and Texas.
Contributors own the copyright to and are solely responsible for contributed content. Most often, granular insecticides are applied in a band over the row, either at time of planting or soon thereafter. Please consider a year-end gift to BugGuide! Resistance to adult banded cucumber beetle Coleoptera: Copulation doabrotica about six days after adult emergence, with egg deposition beginning about 16 days later.
Banded Cucumber Beetle
Chrysomelidae in northeastern Mexico. Biology of the banded cucumber beetle, Diabrotica balteata, in Louisiana.
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This page was last edited on 23 Marchat Distribution Maps of Plant Pests, Quinn, Range so. Larvae feed only on the roots. Banded cucumber beetle Diabrotica balteata LeC.