Classification
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  • German
    • Blatthornk√§fer
    • Mistk√§fer
  • English
    • Scarab beetles
    • Dung beetles
    • Scarabs
  • Scientific Names
    • Scarabaeidae
    • Scarabidae
  • Spanish
    • Escarabajos

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Recent observations

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Square

Observer

pbedell

Date

April 17, 2014

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Square

Observer

jeckberg

Date

September 5, 2013

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Square

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

April 15, 2014

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What

Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

biochristine

Date

April 14, 2014 12:48 PM PDT

Description

Flying in dry grassy area with mustard plants, milk thistles and some trees.

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Observer

royaltyler

Date

April 12, 2014 08:53 PM CDT

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What

Fruit Chafers Subfamily Cetoniinae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

April 12, 2014 02:46 PM EAT

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What

Fruit Chafers Subfamily Cetoniinae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

April 12, 2014 02:54 PM EAT

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Observer

royaltyler

Date

April 12, 2014 05:55 AM CDT

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What

Scarabs Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

prakrit

Date

April 9, 2014 01:53 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

northern masked chafer Cyclocephala borealis

Observer

pghbotanicgarden

Date

February 27, 2002

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No photos or sounds

Observer

pghbotanicgarden

Date

February 27, 2002

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No photos or sounds

Observer

pghbotanicgarden

Date

February 27, 2002
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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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