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Oriental beetle

Anomala orientalis


This is some kind of beetle, but I am not sure what. It almost looks as if it just hatched because it seemed so wet. I thought maybe it was a newly born eastern Hercules beetle because of the color, but it wasn't really all that big so I can't be sure.


mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 7 years ago

Apparently, it's non-native and considered a pest. The mystery has been solved.

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 7 years ago

I see this beetle quite a bit near me too, lately. I don't think it's newly hatched though. It seems like a June beetle, but I'm not sure either.

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Connecticut, USA

Spotted on Jul 7, 2013
Submitted on Jul 7, 2013

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