Pelidnota punctata
Rutilian Ru*til"i*an (r[.u]*t[i^]l"[i^]*an), n. (Zo["o]l.) Any species of lamellicorn beetles belonging to {Rutila} and allied genera, as the spotted grapevine beetle ({Pelidnota punctata}). [1913 Webster]

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