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Unknown spotting

Description:

2 inches long 1" wide.. 2 distinct eyes No horn like on the Hercules beetle..

Habitat:

Texas live oak trees.. wooded area



No species ID suggestions

2 Comments

ForestDragon
ForestDragon a year ago

I agree with Doren. This looks like an Eastern Hercules Beetle: http://bugguide.net/node/view/2877

Doren B
Doren B a year ago

This is a female. The females do not have the horns.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dynastes_t...

Cedar Hill, Texas, USA

Lat: 32.57, Long: -96.98

Spotted on Jul 14, 2017
Submitted on Jul 14, 2017

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