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Reddish-brown Stag Beetle (male)

Lucanus capreolus


Large (30 mm), dark brown stag beetle. Sexually dimorphic species: large sickle-like mandibles indicate it is a male.


On my mothing sheet/porch lights near overgrown back yard and mixed hardwood forest.

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Plainville, Georgia, USA

Spotted on Jul 29, 2017
Submitted on Jul 31, 2017

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