cockchafer

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Related to Melolontha hippocastani: Melolontha melolontha, cockchafer, Melolontha pectoralis
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Synonyms for cockchafer

any of various large European beetles destructive to vegetation as both larvae and adult

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Ruther J, Reinecke A, Hilker M (2002c) Plant volatiles in the sexual communication of Melolontha hippocastani: response towards rime dependent bouquets and novel function of (Z)-3-hexen-l-ol as a sexual kairomone.