Image Number: 9000012

This is a photo comparing appearance and size of 3 common white grub species. Left to right, Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica; European chafer, Rhizotrogus majalis; Junebug, Phyllophaga sp.
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Scarabaeiformia
Superfamily: Scarabaeoidea
Family: Scarabaeidae
Subfamily: Melolonthinae
Tribe: Rhizotrogini
Genus: Amphimallon
Subject: Amphimallon majale (Razoumowsky, 1789)
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, March 20, 2003
Image last updated:
Tuesday, February 7, 2006