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Species Phyllophaga forbesi

Phyllophaga forbesi - male Missouri melolonthinae - Phyllophaga forbesi Missouri melolonthinae - Phyllophaga forbesi Phyllophaga forbesi Glasgow - Phyllophaga forbesi - female Phyllophaga forbesi Glasgow - Phyllophaga forbesi - female
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 Melolonthinae (May Beetles and Junebugs)
Tribe Melolonthini
Genus Phyllophaga (May Beetles)
No Taxon (Subgenus Phyllophaga)
Species forbesi (Phyllophaga forbesi)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Phyllophaga forbesi Glasgow
Size
14 to 18 mm
Identification
Antennae 10 segmented. Essentially identical to P. ephilida externally.