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Subject: peach beetle
Location: brooklyn, ny
July 6, 2012 9:40 am
This guy fell on my head from a peach tree in Brooklyn, what is it?
Signature: Tom

Green June Beetle

Hi Tom,
This is a Green June Beetle,
Cotinus nitida, and it is our understanding that they are quite fond of peaches.  According to BugGuide:  “The adults can often be seen in numbers flying just inches over turf.”

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
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