MIKKEL JUUL JENSEN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MIKKEL JUUL JENSEN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Cockchafer and beech tree. Computer illustration of a cockchafer (Melolontha melolontha) beetle and a beech (Fagus sp.) tree, with an inset showing the beetle's larva that lives in the trees rootstock. Cockchafer beetles damage plants by feeding on the leaves and flowers. Their larvae, known as white grubs, feed on the plant roots.
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