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Species Polyphylla decemlineata - Ten-lined June Beetle

Polyphylla decemlineata Racing Stripes? - Polyphylla decemlineata Striped June Bug? - Polyphylla decemlineata Ten Lined June Bug - Polyphylla decemlineata Ten-lined June Beetle - Polyphylla decemlineata - Polyphylla decemlineata - male 10 lined Giant Chafer - Polyphylla decemlineata polyphylla decemlineata  - Polyphylla decemlineata Hydraulic Tiger Beetle! - Polyphylla decemlineata - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Melolonthinae (May Beetles and Junebugs)
Tribe Melolonthini
Genus Polyphylla (Lined June Beetles)
Species decemlineata (Ten-lined June Beetle)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Polyphylla decemlineata (Say)
Orig. Comb: Melolontha decemlineata Say 1824
Size
22-28 mm.
Identification
Brown, body with yellow and white scales each located within a puncture; elytra with broad white stripes; antennal plates very large.
Range
w. NA (BG data)
Habitat
Larvae live in soil.
Adults are attracted to lights at night.
Season
mostly Jun-Aug (BG data)
Life Cycle
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