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Cetonia aurata (Linnaeus, 1758) (Rose Beetle, Rose Chafer)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 3 images of Cetonia aurata (Rose Beetle, Rose Chafer)

NBN NBN (www.searchnbn.net) has the UK distribution map of Cetonia aurata (Rose Beetle, Rose Chafer)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Cooter, J. & Barclay M.V.L. (eds), 2006 (Colour photograph) A Coleopterist's handbook

General Works

Whitehead, P.F., 2004 Cetonia aurata breeding on holm oak in Somerset

Cetonia aurata may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(hexapods)
INSECTA
(insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Cetonia aurata is associated with:

adult Rosa - roses (Rosales: Rosaceae) adult feeds on live bud Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
adult Rosa - roses (Rosales: Rosaceae) adult feeds on live flower Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
adult Rosa - roses (Rosales: Rosaceae) adult feeds on live leaf Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
larva Broadleaved trees - broadleaved, frondose or deciduous trees larva feeds within dead wood Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
larva Herbaceous Plants - herbaceous plants larva feeds within dead compost Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998

There may be more taxa associated with Cetonia aurata listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)

Associated with Cetonia aurata:

Cetonia aurata may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

References

Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 Pests, Diseases & Disorders of Garden Plants
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