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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Fig Beetle Cotinis mutabilis

Observer

summermule

Date

September 17, 2014 12:08 PM PDT

Place

Wilton, CA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

August 23, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~8mm length. This guy came to my black light. http://bugguide.net/node/view/139648.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ten-lined June Beetle Polyphylla decemlineata

Observer

mcduck

Date

September 28, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~25mm length. Came to black light/MV trap. (live oak/chaparral habitat). http://bugguide.net/node/view/716090.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Japanese Beetle Popillia japonica

Observer

zcota

Date

September 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 29, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Escarabajos rinoceronte Subfamily Dynastinae

Observer

teresa-espinosa

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Escarabajo rinoceronte negro, de unos 5 centímetros aproximadamente

Photos / Sounds

What

Green June Beetles Genus Cotinis

Observer

gpstewart

Date

September 15, 2014 11:56 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Escarabajos Family Scarabaeidae

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

What

Beyer's Scarab Chrysina beyeri

Observer

finatic

Date

August 25, 2014 10:33 PM PDT

Description

Pima County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Beyer's Scarab Chrysina beyeri

Observer

finatic

Date

August 25, 2014 11:36 PM PDT

Description

Pima County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

finatic

Date

August 25, 2014 07:22 PM PDT

Description

Pima County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Beyer's Scarab Chrysina beyeri

Observer

finatic

Date

August 25, 2014 07:44 PM PDT

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...

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