Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Dung Beetle
    • Chafer
    • Scarab Beetle
    • Scarabs
    • Dung beetles
    • Scarab beetles
  • Scientific Names
    • Scarabaeidae
    • Scarabidae
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 金龜子科
  • Spanish
    • Escarabajos
  • German
    • Mistkäfer
    • Blatthornkäfer

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Dung Beetle Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

csavy

Date

August 14, 2014

Place

Guyana (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

indiojones

Date

October 20, 2014

Description

Spotted large rhinoceros female beetle in a thorned agave plant in San Juan del Sur. Used gardener's glove to gently remove arthropod for transfer to O Parks, WildLife, and Recreation. (search Ostional Private WildLife Reserve)

5 inches long, 3 inches wide. ~1.5 inch high.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 18, 2014 06:31 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 18, 2014 07:06 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Masked Chafer Cyclocephala melanocephala

Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 18, 2014 09:31 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Masked Chafers Genus Cyclocephala

Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 18, 2014 06:41 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 18, 2014 06:43 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Carrot Beetle Tomarus gibbosus ssp. obsoletus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 18, 2014 06:40 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

finatic

Date

August 30, 2014 09:56 PM PDT

Description

Imperial County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

finatic

Date

June 30, 2010 09:03 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Genus Cyclocephala - Masked Chafers ?

Photos / Sounds

What

Mayate de la calabaza Euphoria basalis

Observer

alfredoeloisa

Date

October 7, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

finatic

Date

August 24, 2014 08:05 PM PDT

Place

Mt Lemmon (Google, OSM)

Description

Pima County, Arizona, US

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Description from Wikipedia

The family Scarabaeidae as currently defined consists of over 30,000 species of beetles worldwide. The species in this large family are often called scarabs or scarab beetles. The classification of this family is fairly unstable, with numerous competing theories, and new proposals appearing quite often. It is probable that many of the subfamilies listed here will not be recognized very much longer, as they will likely be reduced in status below subfamily rank, or elevated to...

No range data available.