14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Japanese Beetles

Japanese beetles mating. Unfortunately I do have a large number of these beetles in my yard. They love to eat pretty much everything in my garden. While they do look quiet pretty, they are a pest.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2016
Date Uploaded: 07.2016
Photo Location: Willow Spring, North Carolina, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D7100
Copyright: © Christina Minor