beetle

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beetle from China that has been found in the United States and is a threat to hardwood trees; lives inside the tree; no natural predators in the United States Anoplophora glabripennis , Asian longhorned beetle
small black and red and white carpet beetle Anthrenus scrophulariae , buffalo carpet beetle
small beetle that bores tunnels in the bark and wood of trees; related to weevils bark beetle
European beetle; infests beehives bee beetle
carpet beetle that is solid black in color black carpet beetle
beetle that produces a secretion that blisters the skin blister beetle , meloid
beetle that ejects audibly a pungent vapor when disturbed bombardier beetle
any beetle of the genus Calosoma calosoma
large metallic blue-green beetle that preys on caterpillars; found in North America Calosoma scrutator , searcher , searcher beetle
predacious shining black or metallic terrestrial beetle that destroys many injurious insects carabid beetle , ground beetle
small beetle whose larvae are household pests feeding on woolen fabrics carpet beetle , carpet bug
common metallic green European beetle: larvae feed on plant roots and adults on leaves and flowers of e.g. roses Cetonia aurata , rose beetle , rose chafer
brightly colored beetle that feeds on plant leaves; larvae infest roots and stems chrysomelid , leaf beetle
black-and-yellow beetle that feeds in adult and larval stages on potato leaves; originally of eastern Rocky Mountains; now worldwide Colorado beetle , Colorado potato beetle , Leptinotarsa decemlineata , potato beetle , potato bug
small beetle that likes to bore through the bark of spruce trees and eat the cambium which eventually kills the tree Dendroctonus rufipennis , spruce bark beetle
click beetle dor , elater , elaterid
Old World dung beetle that flies with a droning sound dorbeetle
large greenish June beetle of southern United States figeater , green June beetle
tropical American click beetle having bright luminous spots fire beetle , firefly , Pyrophorus noctiluca
illuminated beetle firefly
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