June Beetle Polyphylla decimlineata

Just the other day one of these fellows visited my home. I was surprised at how large he was and startled when he hissed at me as we tried to catch him to put him outside.

Polyphylla decemlineataHe got some lint hanging out at my house.

Check out these links to find out more info on this guy . . .

http://bugguide.net/node/view/207325#288706

http://www.enature.com/fieldguides/detail.asp?recNum=IS0028

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One thought on “Ten-lined June Beetle – Polyphylla decimlineata

  1. Thanks for helping us identify our two visitors . . their squeaks are pretty endearing. We have two males hanging out by the lights this eve.

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