Exotic Pest Reporting
Alexander Derunkov, Diabrotica ID, USDA APHIS ITP, Bugwood.org
Cucurbit beetle (Diabrotica speciosa) is an insect pest of corn, potato, grape, bean, and soybean crops. It is a native of South America.
Larvae of this pest feed on the roots of the host crops while adults will feed on the leaves, stems, etc. of the host plant.