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Species Trichiotinus assimilis

Flower Chafer - Trichiotinus assimilis Bee-mimic beetle - Trichiotinus assimilis - - Trichiotinus assimilis Trichiotinus assimilis ZE.50000_Trichiotinus_assimilis - Trichiotinus assimilis Carrion Beetle?? - Trichiotinus assimilis - female 9036305 Trichiotinus - Trichiotinus assimilis Striped Chafer - Trichiotinus assimilis
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 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)