June beetle

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Synonyms for June beetle

any of various large usually brown North American leaf-eating beetles common in late spring

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The story of Polyphylla barbata, or the barbate June beetle illustrates just how species that are not in danger can make the endangered list.
They are the Japanese Beetle, the Asian Beetle, the Oriental Beetle and the June Beetle.
The most common are Japanese Beetle, Chafer and June Beetle grubs.
Visitors are being dared to down a range of creepycrawlies, from modest bamboo worms and Queen leafcutter ants to daunting June Beetles.
Yes, there are also May beetles, June beetles and chinch bugs, but let us focus on those from Asia.
A serving of dung beetles has more fat than a serving of June beetles.
These included beetles such as carabids: fiery hunters (Calosoma calidum (Fabricius)), tiger beetles (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae), and green June beetles, (Cotinis nitida (Linnaeus)).