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Flower chafer

Protaetia( Indoprotaetia) alboguttata


Flower chafers are a group of scarab beetles, comprising the subfamily Cetoniinae. Many species are diurnal and visit flowers for pollen and nectar, or to browse on the petals. Some species also feed on fruit.


Seen at a small forest near a farm.


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1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca 6 years ago
Flower Chafer
Protaetia( Indoprotaetia) alboguttata

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Wild Things 6 years ago

Thanks for the ID doc :)

bayucca 6 years ago

Scarabaeidae, Cetoniinae, Protaetia( Indoprotaetia) alboguttata. Protaetia is the genus and Indoprotaetia is the subgenus.

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Thane, Maharashtra, India

Spotted on Jul 6, 2014
Submitted on Jul 16, 2014

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