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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

Date

May 26, 2015

Place

uruapan (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Green Fig Beetle Cotinis mutabilis

Date

July 5, 2015 11:00 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Ladera Ranch, CA, U.S.A.

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Fig Beetle Cotinis mutabilis

Observer

opuntia

Date

July 2, 2015 08:43 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ten-lined June Beetle Polyphylla decemlineata

Observer

loarie

Date

July 6, 2015 02:54 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

loarie

Date

July 5, 2015 11:05 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

codyhough

Date

July 6, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Fig Beetle Cotinis mutabilis

Observer

finatic

Date

July 5, 2015 12:17 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

June Beetles Subfamily Melolonthinae

Observer

manzo1

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Masked Chafers Genus Cyclocephala

Observer

finatic

Date

June 28, 2015 09:50 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Green Fig Beetle Cotinis mutabilis

Observer

ingylwyzky

Date

July 4, 2015 05:17 PM CDT

Place

Tepatitlan (Google, OSM)

Description

Breve descripción de lo que observaste

Photos / Sounds

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What

rhinoceros beetle Xyloryctes jamaicensis

Observer

kevinfitzpatrick

Date

June 6, 2015 02:53 AM EDT
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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.