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Dorcus titanus platymelus

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Description

Description:

  • Dorcus titanus, the giant stag beetle, is a beetle of the family Lucanidae
  • Large and distinctive mandibles
  • Many adult males possess greatly enlarged, curving mandibles that are sometimes used in combat with male opponents during fights to establish dominance.

Origin: South China

Size: 

  • Male: 6 – 8 cm
  • Female: About 2 cm

Habitat:

     

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