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Ladybugs Family Coccinellidae

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miketroll

Date

August 20, 2014 03:43 PM CDT

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Green June Beetles Genus Cotinis

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 20, 2014

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(Somewhere...)

Description

suspect this insect who showed up in my yard this evening and kept trying to climb and balance itself on small stalks of grass is in the genus; may have to send to bugguide for ID help

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Weevil Rhyzopertha dominica

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digitalvapor

Date

August 20, 2014 11:24 AM PDT

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cosmiccat

Date

August 1, 2014

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Description

Dead bug found on the bathroom floor.

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Spotted asparagus beetle Crioceris duodecimpunctata

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garychang

Date

August 20, 2014 10:50 AM PDT

Description

On naturalized asparagus in Drumheller Springs Park.

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Japanese Beetle Popillia japonica

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nbnc

Date

August 19, 2014

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Common Willow Calligrapha Calligrapha multipunctata

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nbnc

Date

August 19, 2014

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Seven-spotted Ladybug Coccinella septempunctata

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nbnc

Date

August 19, 2014

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Eastern Milkweed Longhorn beetle Tetraopes tetrophthalmus

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nbnc

Date

August 19, 2014

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Margined Carrion Beetle Oiceoptoma noveboracense

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nbnc

Date

August 19, 2014

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lauramorganclark

Date

August 20, 2014 09:27 AM CDT

Description

Red-necked False Blister Beetle on a Goldenrod bloom.

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What

Catarinas y mariquitas Family Coccinellidae

Observer

alejandrod

Date

November 25, 2013

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(Somewhere...)

Description

Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Superfamily: Cucujoidea
Family: Coccinellidae
Species: ?

I found her in the plants of my garden

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Description from Wikipedia

The Coleoptera /koʊliːˈɒptərə/ order of insects is commonly called beetles. The word "coleoptera" is from the Greek κολεός, koleos, meaning "sheath"; and πτερόν, pteron, meaning "wing", thus "sheathed wing", because most beetles have two pairs of wings, the front pair, the "elytra", being hardened and thickened into a sheath-like, or shell-like, protection for the rear pair, and for the rear part of the beetle's body. The superficial consistency of most beetles' morphology, in particular their possession...

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