In Ozuluama region in northern Veracruz, Mexico, 1,888 specimens of the genus Phyllophaga were collected. Six species were recognized from three subgenera and five species groups. The most abundant species was Phyllophaga trichodes (Bates). The numbers of P. crinita (Burmeister), P. xkumuka Morón, and P. temora Saylor are new state records.
Hernandez-Cruz, J., Moron, M. A., & Sanchez-Garcia, J. A. (2014). Species Richness of the Genus Phyllophaga (Coleoptera: Melolonthidae) in the North of the State of Veracruz, Mexico. Southwestern Entomologist, 647-650. https://doi.org/10.3958/059.039.0323