Classification
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  • Hebrew
    • זיבליתיים
  • Korean
    • 풍뎅이과
  • Scientific Names
    • Scarabaeidae
    • Scarabeidae
    • Scarabidae
  • English
    • Scarabs
    • Scarab beetles
  • Spanish
    • Escarabajos
  • German
    • Blatthornkäfer
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 金龜子科

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ar_maclaren

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July 26, 2016 09:06 PM COT

Description

Female Dynastes. Caught on white sheet illuminated by mercury vapor bulb. Yanayacu reserve, Napo, EC.

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pintail

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July 28, 2016 06:47 AM JST

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Garden Chafer Phyllopertha horticola

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brunodurand

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May 25, 2016 11:55 AM SGT

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Pine Chafer Polyphylla fullo

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animanaturae

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July 11, 2016 10:28 PM CEST

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Japanese Beetle Popillia japonica

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chrisgoforth

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July 23, 2016 03:30 PM EDT

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Delta Flower Scarab Trigonopeltastes delta

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chrisgoforth

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July 2, 2016 04:04 PM EDT

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jeckberg

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July 7, 2016 02:26 PM PDT

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European Rose Chafer Cetonia aurata

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brunodurand

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May 25, 2016 03:28 PM SGT

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Aloeus Ox Beetle Strategus aloeus

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alexramirezg

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July 27, 2016 01:04 PM CDT

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Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

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stevenbarney

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July 27, 2016 10:47 AM MDT

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Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

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June 20, 2016 09:49 AM EDT

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Japanese Beetle Popillia japonica

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isaaclarkin

Date

July 27, 2016 12:44 PM CDT

Description

Like a June bug with an emerald thorax

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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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