Sugarcane Beetle

Julien Beuzelin, Smith, Tara, Hammond, Jr., Abner M., Wozniak, John D.

The sugarcane beetle has been reported in all Southern states. It is primarily a pest of corn, but damage reports also include sugarcane, sweet potatoes and rice. It also damages strawberries and cotton and has been reported to feed on grasses, rushes and sedges. This fact sheet includes information on the description, behavior and control of the sugarcane beetle. (PDF format only)
2/3/2005 10:14:05 PM
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