Banana fruit and leaf scarring beetles, Basilepta spp.

Fruit and leaf scarring beetles (Basilepta spp.) are major pests in north and northeastern India and Bangladesh and affect the cosmetic appearance and market value of fruits.
Leaf-damage  Leaf scarring due to beetle feeding Affected plant  Leaf damage due to scarring beetles Scarring beetle  Green fruits scarred by beetles scarring-beetledam (2)  Fruit damage due to scarring beetles
scarring-beetledam (1)  Fruit damage due to scarring beetles scarring-beetledam (3)  Fruit damage fruit-damage (5)  Scarred fruits fruit-damage (1)  Fruit damage
fruit-damage (2)  Fruit damage fruit-damage (3)  Fruits damaged by scarring beetles fruit-damage (4)  Fruits damaged by scarring beetles scarring-beelte-1  Scarring beetle, Basilepta subcostata (nominate form)
scarring-beetle (1)  Scarring beetle, Basilepta subcostata (colour morph) scarring-beetle (2)  Basilepta sp. adult-on-banana  Adult beetle on banana leaf bunchsleeve  Banana bunch covered with sleeve as a preventive measure against scarring beetles