June bug


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June bug,

name for June beetleJune beetle
or May beetle,
a blackish or mahogany-colored beetle of the scarab beetle family, widely distributed in North America and especially abundant in the NE United States and the adjacent parts of Canada.
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 and mayflymayfly,
any insect of the order Ephemeroptera, so named because the adults live for a short time, often only a single day, during which they molt twice, mate, and lay their eggs in freshwater.
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I suppose that's how I began to connect June bugs with early season catfishing.
We ran out of ammo, and the Germans pounced on us like a rooster on a June bug," says Cooley, who grew up in Eugene.
Fournier began their service to the community as workers at the June Bug Festival of Sacred Heart Parish, continued as Parish Council members and responded to needs as they arose in the parish.
Backed by his live seven-piece band, the Snoopadelics, DJ Jam, Uncle Reo, June Bug and various other cameo appearances (including one from regular Neptunes collaborator Pharrell Williams earlier this year - keep your fingers crossed he'll show up in Cardiff too), every night is a different show.
They had come early to catch a glimpse of it, but the amazing June Bug they'd heard so much about, apparently put off by the continuing wind and rain, had yet to show itself.
Curtiss rapidly built a new machine called the June Bug.
You've heard the saying, "Like a duck on a June bug," haven't you?
Ever had a rock or June bug whack you on the knuckle at 70 miles per hour?
To an insect ecologist like Olson, the leaves of the forest represent food for "caterpillars, spangled chrysomelid beetles, cone-headed katydids, glossy sawfly larvae, night-feeding tropical June bug beetles and thousands of other canopy herbivores".
His favorite saying was, `I'll be on that like a duck on a June bug.
June Bug thought he heard a voice calling him to come help.
To you, am I a June bug rolled on its back, feet flying unprofitably on air?