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Beetle with Large Mandibles



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.


under a brick in some mulch.

1 species ID suggestions

Heather R
Heather R 2 years ago
Big-headed ground beetle
Scarites sp. Beetle with Large Mandibles - Scarites - BugGuide.Net


larkinpb 2 years ago

Thanks lauren and heather

LaurenZarate 2 years ago

Amazing Choppers!

Maryville, Tennessee, USA

Lat: 35.76, Long: -83.97

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

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