7289 thumb Coleoptera of Ohio

This guide is intended to include all the beetle species commonly seen in Ohio. Okay, not ALL of them, I'm not insane, but hopefully the majority of the larger/common species.

Please contact me with any corrections or additions.

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Reddish-brown Stag Beetle 1
Lucanus capreolus
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Fourteen-spotted Ladybug 2
Propylea quatuordecimpunctata
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24-spotted Ladybird 3
Subcoccinella vigintiquatuorpunctata
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Golden Net-winged Beetle 4
Dictyoptera aurora
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Short-winged Blister Beetle 5
Meloe angusticollis
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Emerald Ash Borer 6
Agrilus planipennis
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American Carrion Beetle 8
Necrophila americana
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Common Claybank Tiger Beetle 9
Cicindela limbalis
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Punctured Tiger Beetle 10
Cicindela punctulata
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Punctured Tiger Beetle ssp. punctulata 11
Cicindela punctulata punctulata
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Bronzed Tiger Beetle 12
Cicindela repanda
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Bronze Tiger Beetle 13
Cicindela repanda repanda
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Eastern Red-bellied Tiger Beetle 12
Cicindela rufiventris
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Eastern Red-bellied Tiger Beetle 14
Cicindela rufiventris rufiventris
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LeConte's Tiger Beetle 15
Cicindela scutellaris lecontei
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Chartreuse Tiger Beetle 16
Cicindela scutellaris flavoviridis
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Festive Tiger Beetle 17
Cicindela scutellaris
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Twelve-spotted Tiger Beetle 9
Cicindela duodecimguttata
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Oblique-lined Tiger Beetle 17
Cicindela tranquebarica
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Big Sand Tiger Beetle 17
Cicindela formosa
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Eastern Sand Tiger Beetle 17
Cicindela formosa generosa
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Milkweed Leaf Beetle 19
Labidomera clivicollis
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Big-headed Ground Beetle 2
Scarites subterraneus
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Red-banded Fungus Beetle 21
Megalodacne fasciata
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Pleasing Fungus Beetle 21
Megalodacne heros
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Slender Lizard Beetle 22
Acropteroxys gracilis
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Locust Borer Beetle 23
Megacyllene robiniae
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Eastern Hercules Beetle 24
Dynastes tityus
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Willow Leaf Beetle 25
Plagiodera versicolora
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Rainbow Scarab 26
Phanaeus vindex
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Delta Flower Scarab 27
Trigonopeltastes delta
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Margined Leatherwing 12
Chauliognathus marginatus
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Dogbane Leaf Beetle 28
Chrysochus auratus
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False Potato Beetle 18
Leptinotarsa juncta
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Roundneck Sexton Beetle 29
Nicrophorus orbicollis
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Splendid Earth-boring Beetle 31
Geotrupes splendidus
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Colorado Potato Beetle 32
Leptinotarsa decemlineata
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Dogwood Leaf Beetle 33
Calligrapha philadelphica
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Cobblestone Tiger Beetle 34
Cicindela marginipennis
American Burying Beetle
Nicrophorus americanus
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Green June Beetle 35
Cotinis nitida
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Red Milkweed Beetle 36
Tetraopes tetrophthalmus
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Fiery Searcher 1
Calosoma scrutator
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Twenty-spotted Ladybeetle 2
Psyllobora vigintimaculata
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Varied Carpet Beetle 37
Anthrenus verbasci
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Twice-stabbed Lady Beetle 2
Chilocorus stigma
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Ghost Tiger Beetle 38
Ellipsoptera lepida
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Viburnum Leaf Beetle 39
Pyrrhalta viburni
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Red-headed Ash Borer 40
Neoclytus acuminatus acuminatus
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Horned Passalus Beetle 31
Odontotaenius disjunctus
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Red Flat Bark Beetle 21
Cucujus clavipes
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Splendid Tiger Beetle 41
Cicindela splendida
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Fringed Diving Beetle 12
Cybister fimbriolatus
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Winter Firefly 21
Ellychnia corrusca
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Painted Hickory Borer 42
Megacyllene caryae
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Locust Leaf Miner 21
Odontota dorsalis
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Banded Net-winged Beetle 50
Calopteron reticulatum
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Broad-necked Root Borer 51
Prionus laticollis
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Parenthesis Ladybeetle 2
Hippodamia parenthesis
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Adonis Ladybird 54
Hippodamia variegata
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Margined Blister Beetle 7
Epicauta funebris
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Brown Prionid 55
Orthosoma brunneum
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Elm Borer 23
Saperda tridentata
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Tomentose Burying Beetle 56
Nicrophorus tomentosus
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Striped Cucumber Beetle 21
Acalymma vittatum
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Murky Ground Beetle 57
Harpalus caliginosus
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false mealworm beetle 21
Alobates pensylvanica
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Basswood Leaf Miner 58
Baliosus nervosus
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Appalachian Tiger Beetle 33
Cicindela ancocisconensis
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Northern Barrens Tiger Beetle 60
Cicindela patruela patruela
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Four-spotted Sap Beetle 62
Glischrochilus quadrisignatus
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Three-lined Potato Beetle 63
Lema daturaphila

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