June Bug

June bug or Junebug may refer to: June Bugs are a common speces of beetles found in most of the United States and North America. They are most commonly found in the Southwest United States mainly in New Mexico. Majority of them live in forests along rivers. Some can be seen in urban settings. Large cities such as Albuquerque, Santa Fe, and Denver are home to some of the largest species ever recorded. Beetles:

  • Phyllophaga (genus), a genus of beetles in the subfamily Melolonthinae of the family Scarabaeidae, also known as June bugs or June Beetles
  • The Green June beetle (Cotinis nitida), of the southeastern United States
  • The Ten-lined June beetle (Polyphylla decemlineata), of the western United States and Canada
  • The Figeater beetle (Cotinis mutabilis), of the western and southwestern United States
  • The European chafer (Rhizotrogus majalis/Amphimallon majalis), a Scarabaeidae beetle native to continental Europe, but now also in North America


  • June bug, common name given to Mayflies by residents of Essex County, Ontario

In film and music:

  • Junebug (film), a 2005 film
  • "Junebug", a song by The B-52s
  • "Junebug", a song by Sparklehorse from the album Good Morning Spider
  • "Junebug", a song by Robert Francis
  • "June Bug", a song by Melvins

In fiction:

  • June Bug, wife of Bucky Bug, a Disney comic character
  • Junebug, a Funky Winkerbean character


  • AEA June Bug, an early aircraft designed by Glenn Curtiss and built by the Aerial Experiment Association in 1908
  • June bug (cocktail), an alcoholic cocktail
  • "Junebug", a nickname for Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Other articles related to "june bug, june":

AEA June Bug - Design and Development
... trophies, and he and the Aerial Experiment Association built the June Bug with hopes of winning the Scientific American Cup ... to have been coined when describing the June Bug ... The June Bug had yellow wings because yellow ochre was added to the wing mixture in order to make the aircraft show up better in photographs ...
AEA June Bug
... The June Bug (or Aerodrome #3) was an early US aircraft designed and flown by Glenn H ... The June Bug is famous for winning the first aeronautical prize, the Scientific American Cup, ever awarded in the United States ...
AEA June Bug - Operational History - Cup Attempt
... Orville wrote to decline the opportunity on June 30, as the Wrights were busy completing their deal with the United States Government ... Consequently, the June Bug became the first airplane in the United States to perform in a movie ... The June Bug took one false start, going 40 feet (12 m) high, but not far enough ...

Famous quotes containing the word june:

    I sing of brooks, of blossoms, birds and bowers,
    Of April, May, of June and July-flowers;
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    By these to sing of cleanly wantonness;
    Robert Herrick (1591–1674)