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Tribe Gymnetini

Cotinis sp. - Cotinis nitida Scarab Larva - Cotinis nitida Gymnetis at the diner, side view - Gymnetis thula Cotinis mutabilis (Gory & Percheron) - Cotinis mutabilis Beetle ID, please - Cotinis nitida Cotinis nitida Green June Beetle - Cotinis nitida Figeater beetle, Cotinis mutabilis? - Cotinis mutabilis
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 Cetoniinae (Fruit and Flower Chafers)
Tribe Gymnetini
Identification
Note how the scutellum is covered by a pronotal projection in Cotinis, tribe Gymnetini (left), but is uncovered in Euphoria, tribe Cetoniini (right):
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Tribe Cetoniini