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Beetle with Large Mandibles

Scarites

Description:

It would just sit their like how it was in the first picture until I walked away then it would run away. The beetle was about on inch long and black all over.

Habitat:

under a brick in some mulch.


1 Species ID Suggestions

Heather R
Heather R 3 years ago
Big-headed ground beetle
Scarites sp. Beetle with Large Mandibles - Scarites - BugGuide.Net


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2 Comments

larkinpb
larkinpb 3 years ago

Thanks lauren and heather

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 3 years ago

Amazing Choppers!

larkinpb
Spotted by
larkinpb

Maryville, Tennessee, USA

Lat: 35.76, Long: -83.97

Spotted on Jul 14, 2016
Submitted on Jul 15, 2016

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