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Seen in France
Mon, Feb 16, 2009 at 4:54 AM
Sorry, that I have few information about this bug. I photographed it in the south of France. Its movements were very slow. Thanks for helping
AllanSmithee
France

European Rhinoceros Beetle

European Rhinoceros Beetle

Dear AllenSmithee,
We quickly identified your beetle as European Rhinoceros Beetle, Oryctes nasicornis, on Wikipedia. There are many subspecies mentioned and pictured on the BioLab website.  We love your photograph.

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One Response to European Rhinoceros Beetle from France

  1. mardikavana says:

    When was this picture taken?

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