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June beetle

Cotinis nitida

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Tiz
Tiz 7 years ago
June beetle
Cotinis nitida Cotinis nitida


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2 Comments

EK
EK 7 years ago

Thanks a bunch!

Tiz
Tiz 7 years ago

It seems like the Cotinis mutabilis is not very common in the area of the spotting. The habitat of Cotinis nitida however, extends from Maine to Georgia, and as far west as Kansas, with possible population crossover in Texas with their western cousin, the Fig Beetle (Cotinis mutabilis).

Very similar though :)

EK
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EK

Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Aug 24, 2013
Submitted on Aug 28, 2013

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