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The Mango Flower Beetle, Protaetia fusca (Herbst), on Wake Island, Western Pacific Ocean (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae)—an Accomplished Island Invasive

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Title: The Mango Flower Beetle, Protaetia fusca (Herbst), on Wake Island, Western Pacific Ocean (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae)—an Accomplished Island Invasive
Authors: Krell, Frank-Thorsten
Breidenbaugh, Mark
Keywords: Wake Island
island invasive
Scarabaeidae
Issue Date: 12 Dec 2016
Publisher: Hawaiian Entomological Society
Citation: Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society (2016) 48:9–13
Abstract: he mango-flower beetle, Protaetia fusca (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae) is newly recorded for Wake Island. The distribution and invasive his- tory of this species on tropical oceanic islands are briefly reviewed and the causes for its success as an established alien and sometimes invasive species discussed.
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/42741
ISSN: 0073-134X
Appears in Collections:Volume 48 - December 2016 : Hawaiian Entomological Society



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