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Expansion of the distribution range of the ragweed beetle, Ophraella communa LeSage, (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) and its natural enemies in Japan



Expansion of the distribution range of the ragweed beetle, Ophraella communa LeSage, (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) and its natural enemies in Japan



Annual Report of the Kanto Tosan Plant Protection Society (49): 131-133



The ragweed beetle, O. communa, infesting ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia) plants, was attacked by the predators Harmonia axyridis larvae and adults, chrysopid larvae, mantid larvae, and adults, Piocoris varius adults, and Agelena opulenta nymphs.

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