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

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Observer

dyeany2

Date

July 22, 2014 10:09 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Pelidnota punctata - Grapevine Beetle

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Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

July 23, 2014 05:38 PM CEST

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What

Green fig beetle Cotinis mutabilis

Observer

naturespotter

Date

July 24, 2014 10:24 AM PDT

Description

Adult beetle. Photo by Sarah Shulenberger

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What

Masked Chafers Genus Cyclocephala

Observer

techieoldfox

Date

July 7, 2014 05:43 AM SGT

Description

Cyclocephala sp.

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Observer

tsvalle

Date

July 30, 2014 10:19 AM PDT

Description

Green June Beetle

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What

Delta flower scarab Trigonopeltastes delta

Observer

pbedell

Date

June 30, 2014

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What

Japanese Beetle Popillia japonica

Observer

srall

Date

July 22, 2014

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Observer

brefong

Date

July 30, 2014

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connlindajo

Date

July 30, 2014 10:48 AM CDT

Description

Impaled on barb wire fence by loggerhead shrike

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Observer

pete_woods

Date

July 20, 2014 01:27 PM EDT

Place

frick park (Google, OSM)

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What

Escarabajos Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

francisco3

Date

January 1, 2004 12:00 AM HST

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What

Escarabajos Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

francisco3

Date

January 1, 2004 12:00 AM HST
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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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