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Photo#173035
Phyllophaga crenulata

Phyllophaga crenulata
Williamsburg, Whitley County, Kentucky, USA

Moved
Moved from May Beetles.

Probably P. crenulata
This looks like Phyllophaga crenulata, very setose and very common in that area.

Scarab.
This is most likely a species of May beetle in the genus Phyllophaga. There are many, many species, and it usually takes dissecting the male genitalia to get them identified specifically. Work on the genetics of that genus will likely produce even more species.