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Staghorn Beetle

Lucanus maculifemoratus


Lucanus maculifemoratus is a beetle of the Family Lucanidae.


They live in the mountainous outskirts of Japan in several islands.


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pamsai 7 years ago

thanks Mr Goldfish. I'll check into that ID...

LaurenZarate 7 years ago

What a treasure Pam! You are finding the greatest things in Japan! That second picture is amazing!

Mr. Goldfish
Mr. Goldfish 7 years ago

Maybe Lucanus maculifemoratus. I do not know of any other Lucanus in Japan. I read that Lucanus maculifemoratus lives in Amur also.

pamsai 7 years ago

thanks stho002 and the reptile man...

stho002 7 years ago

Lucanus sp.

the reptile man
the reptile man 7 years ago

some sort of stag beetle.

Spotted by

山梨市 (Yamanashi), 中部 (Chubu Region), Japan

Spotted on Jan 20, 2014
Submitted on Jan 20, 2014

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