Classification
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All Names

  • 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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What

May Beetles Genus Phyllophaga

Observer

treichard

Date

July 12, 2014 10:55 PM EDT

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Masked Chafers Genus Cyclocephala

Observer

treichard

Date

July 12, 2014 10:53 PM EDT

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Scarab beetles Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

mareastra

Date

July 19, 2014 05:00 PM EDT

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What

Oriental Beetle Exomala orientalis

Observer

mareastra

Date

July 19, 2014 05:00 PM EDT

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Scarab beetles Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

mareastra

Date

July 19, 2014 04:37 PM EDT

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Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

July 19, 2014 10:18 PM EDT

Description

to black light

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Square

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

July 19, 2014 11:00 PM PDT

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What

Japanese Beetle Popillia japonica

Observer

mareastra

Date

July 19, 2014 02:22 PM EDT

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What

Mayate de la calabaza Euphoria basalis

Observer

poncho

Date

July 19, 2014

Place

Xochimilco (Google, OSM)

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What

Delta flower scarab Trigonopeltastes delta

Observer

mchlfx

Date

July 20, 2014

Place

llela (Google, OSM)

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What

European rhinoceros beetle Oryctes nasicornis

Observer

maxtufano

Date

July 19, 2014 11:45 PM CEST

Description

Presso camping Monti Ernici

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Grapevine Beetle Pelidnota punctata

Date

July 19, 2014
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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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