Subject: Identification of large beetle please
Location: Southern US
July 13, 2017 11:27 am
Can you please help identify this beetle?! Thanks!
Signature: Sarah

Female Eastern Hercules Beetle

Dear Sarah,
This is a female Eastern Hercules Beetle.  The male is much larger and has an impressive horn.  The male Eastern Hercules Beetle is the heaviest North American beetle.

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