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Related to Cetonia: Cetonia aurata
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Noun1.Cetonia - a genus of Cetoniidae
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Cetoniidae, subfamily Cetoniidae - considered a separate family in some classification systems
Cetonia aurata, rose beetle, rose chafer - a common metallic green European beetle: larvae feed on plant roots and adults on leaves and flowers of e.g. roses
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Movement patterns of Cetonia beetles (Scarabaeidae) among flowering Viburnum opulus (Caprifoliaceae).
In the book, The Voyage of the Beetle, a small Cetonia aurata (rose chafer beetle) named Rosie accompanies Darwin aboard the H.