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Potato/Brown Beetle�? is he eating Amphids? Idenhtify�?

Posted by lefeavers none (My Page) on
Sat, Jun 7, 14 at 23:44

This Beetle found. Anyone Know what it is. Winston Salem N.C. 27103 (Peidmont)


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RE: Potato/Brown Beetle�? is he eating Amphids? Idenhtify�?

Click beetle adult.
Youngsters live in the soil and are called wirewoms. Can damage root vegetables.


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RE: Potato/Brown Beetle�? is he eating Amphids? Idenhtify�?

The adults live on flower nectar while the larva, known as wire worms, live on plant roots.

Here is a link that might be useful: click beetle images


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RE: Potato/Brown Beetle�? is he eating Amphids? Idenhtify�?

Thanks, click! It's on the Tater leaves. I guess I need a plan


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