Green June Beetle

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This green june beetle was found dead on the sidewalk in Charlotte. This photo was taken around 1:00pm.

Taxonomy

Phylum: Arthropoda

Class: Insecta

Order: Coleoptera

Family: Scarabaeidae

Fun Fact!

According to the Encyclopedia of Life, these beetles are common pests of trees and fruits. (http://eol.org/pages/234600/details)

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