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Dung beetles use horns to protect tunnels, which attract females because they can lay eggs there. Photo by Olga Helmy

Allomyrina_septentrionalis

About horned beetles

Photos of alive Allomyrina dichotoma septentrionalis.

"Stag" beetle ( Cyclommatus metallifer ) The males can reach 9 centimeters in length, of which about half are in their formidable jaws. They challenge each other to impress the females who barely exceed 3 centimeters in size. Found in the wild in the jungles of certain islands of Indonesia (Sulawesi, Sangir, Peleng, Bangkulu, Sula, Bachan, Halmahera and Morotai). In fact, it is considered that the different population of these islands are of different subspecies.

"Stag" beetle ( Cyclommatus metallifer ) The males can reach 9 centimeters in…

Photos of alive Allomyrina dichotoma septentrionalis. More Cetonidae, Dynastidae and Lucanidae in photo gallery.

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Red Wasps and Yellow Jackets

Red Wasp,One of two types of red paper wasps (Polistes carolina) is species of social wasp (subfamily Polistinae) in the family Vespidae

Elephant Beetle. Megasoma Elephas. Mexico, S.America. Source: Atlas Obscura

Enormous Bugs and Where to Avoid Them

Elephant Beetle. Megasoma Elephas. Mexico, S.America. Source: Atlas Obscura

Phanaeus mexicanus - This species of beetle is of the family Scarabaeidae - Image : © Dr U Schmidt 2006

Phanaeus mexicanus - This species of beetle is of the family Scarabaeidae - Image : © Dr U Schmidt 2006

120303 Rhino Beetle Chalcosoma mollenkampi

Rhino Beetle, Rhinos, Beetles, Bugs, Creepy, Animals, Rhinoceros, Software Bug, Insects

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