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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

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Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

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Previous events

Irridescent beetle - Serica

Irridescent beetle - Serica
Conard Environmental Research Area (CERA), Kellogg, Jasper County, Iowa, USA
June 18, 2010
Photographed while black lighting at the Citizen Science workshop at Conard Environmental Research Area (CERA).

Moved from Asiatic Garden Beetle. Though the hind tibiae do look largish, the general appearance suggests this is more likely Serica.

Moved from Maladera.

This isn't Maladera castanea
This is Serica

Moved from Serica.

Moved from ID Request.

Serica probably

Yes, Serica
no doubts about it

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