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Wheat Chafer

Anisoplia austriaca


Look like wood veneer wings!


Coastal marshes.

2 Species ID Suggestions

Japanese Beetle
Popillia japonica Japanese beetle
Scarab beetle
Anisoplia austriaca Anisoplia austriaca

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1 Comment

@JoshuaGSmith, your suggested species has not been reported from Spain.
@KárolyiBalázs, I have accepted your suggested species. Further research reveals the English Common Names as Wheat Chafer or Wheat Grain Beetle.
Thank you both for your help.

Sagunto/Sagunt, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Spotted on May 6, 2014
Submitted on Jul 21, 2014

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