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Full Text Koch, R. It inhabits wine grape orchards and damages and consumes sugar rich grapes. When identification is difficult, the underside pattern usually enables a reliable conclusion. Contrasting light-dark features tend to attract the beetles -- dark shutters on a light background, light shutters on a dark background, windows edged with light-colored trim, gutters and downspouts on contrasting siding, etc. These large populations can be problematic because they can form swarms and linger in an area for a long time.