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June Beetle - strange behavior - Phyllophaga

June Beetle - strange behavior - Phyllophaga
Horseshoe Bend, Weatherford, Parker County, Texas, USA
January 13, 2010
As I held this June bug on my hand, it extended its rear-end and acted like it either wanted to mate or lay eggs. Anyone know about this behavior?

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