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Species Paracotalpa granicollis

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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 Rutelinae (Shining Leaf Chafers)
Tribe Rutelini
Genus Paracotalpa
Species granicollis (Paracotalpa granicollis)
Explanation of Names
Paracotalpa granicollis (Haldeman 1852)
Primarily found in Great Basin and Colorado Plateaus regions; east of Sierra Nevada / Cascades from Washington, Oregon and California eastward to se. Idaho, w. Colorado and nw. New Mexico. Likely also in sw. Wyoming (should be looked for in Flaming Gorge area).
Juniperus is likely an adult food plant
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