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Japanese Beetle

Popillia japonica

Description:

Beetle shaped like Japanese beetle but different coloring.

Habitat:

On plants


1 species ID suggestions

keaaa5
keaaa5 5 years ago
Japanese Beetle
Popillia japonica

3 Comments

keaaa5
keaaa5 5 years ago

Okay thanks much! I just looked it up the grub is nasty!

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 5 years ago

I agree with Aaron. These look like Japanese Beetles. They do have some slight variation in coloration. There are no other beetles that really look like them found in North America as far as I know.
http://bugguide.net/node/view/473

AaronS.Young
AaronS.Young 5 years ago

Those look like Japanese beetles (Popillia japonica) to me

Maryland, USA

Lat: 39.37, Long: -77.39

Spotted on Aug 4, 2013
Submitted on Sep 26, 2013

Spotted for mission

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