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Species Trichiotinus assimilis

Flower Chafer - Trichiotinus assimilis Beetle for i.d. please - Trichiotinus assimilis mystery beetle on oxeye daisy - Trichiotinus assimilis Trichiotinus assimilis Trichiotinus assimilis beetle mimicking bee - Trichiotinus assimilis Beetle 2512 & 2514 - Trichiotinus assimilis What Species is this? (Binomial name please) - Trichiotinus assimilis
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Cetoniinae (Fruit and Flower Chafers)
Tribe Trichiini
Genus Trichiotinus
Species assimilis (Trichiotinus assimilis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Trichiotinus assimilis (Kirby 1837) (Trichius)
Trichius bistriga Newman 1838
Trichius variabilis Burmeister and Schaum 1841
mostly: June-July (BG data)