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Grapevine beetle

Pelidnota punctata

Description:

This beetle was seen around a porch light resting for about 30 minutes. This beetle Scarabaeidae, and is known to damage of it's host plant, grape (Vitis). This beetle has blue eyes, with an yellow/orange body, with some black spots. It's front legs has sharp razor like appendages for burrowing in the ground if necessary.

Habitat:

In my garden at Porch Light in the night, Fort Worth, Texas.

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Saturniidae27
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Saturniidae27

Fort Worth, Texas, United States

Spotted on Jun 15, 2020
Submitted on Jun 26, 2020

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