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Tribe Gymnetini

Cotinis mutabilis Cotinis on Lantana, front view - Cotinis mutabilis Beetle, help on id? - Gymnetis thula Unknown Black and White Beetle - Gymnetina borealis Close Up -  Green June Beetle (Cotinis nitida) - Cotinis nitida Green June Beetle - Cotinis nitida Green June Beetle - Cotinis nitida Cotinis Beetle - Cotinis
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):
See Also
Tribe Cetoniini