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 for June bug
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  June \June\, n. [L. Junius: cf. F. Juin. So called either from
     Junius, the name of a Roman gens, or from Juno, the goddess.]
     The sixth month of the year, containing thirty days.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           And what is so rare as a day in June?
           Then, if ever, come perfect days.        --Lowell.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     June beetle, June bug (Zool.), any one of several species
        of large brown beetles of the genus Lachnosterna and
        related genera; -- so called because they begin to fly, in
        the northern United States, about the first of June. The
        larv[ae] of the June beetles live under ground, and feed
        upon the roots of grasses and other plants. Called also
        May bug or May beetle.
  
     June grass (Bot.), a New England name for Kentucky blue
        grass. See Blue glass, and Illustration in Appendix.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  June bug \June" bug`\, n. (Zool.)
     1. See june beetle.
        [PJC]
  
     2. A firefly. [Chiefly Northern U. S.]
        [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Dor \Dor\, n. [Cf. AS. dora drone, locust, D. tor beetle, L.
     taurus a kind of beetle. Cf. Dormouse.] (Zool.)
     A large European scaraboid beetle ({Geotrupes stercorarius),
     which makes a droning noise while flying. The name is also
     applied to allied American species, as the June bug. Called
     also dorr, dorbeetle, or dorrbeetle, dorbug,
     dorrfly, and buzzard clock.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  June bug
      n 1: any of various large usually brown North American leaf-
           eating beetles common in late spring; the larvae feed on
           roots of grasses etc. [syn: June beetle, June bug, May
           bug, May beetle]

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