Any of various large, chiefly brownish scarab beetles of the subfamily Melolonthinae, having leaf-feeding adults that emerge in the spring and larvae that damage the roots of grasses and other plants.
any of various large usually brown North American leaf-eating beetles common in late spring; the larvae feed on roots of grasses etc.
Any of several large European scarab beetles whose grubs live in the soil and feed on the roots of plants
any of various large European beetles destructive to vegetation as both larvae and adult
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