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Beetle or cockroach?! - Prionus laticollis

Beetle or cockroach?! - Prionus laticollis
Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA
July 15, 2018
Size: 1 1/4 inch
Found two of these about a month ago (they seemed bigger) then found this one last night. First ones I found were lethargic. This one was moving across the grass. Found at dusk under our maple tree. Wonder if it’s a beetle but terrified it’s a cockroach. Included a shot of its abdomen, which has orangish stripes.

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Beetle or cockroach?! - Prionus laticollis Beetle or cockroach?! - Prionus laticollis Beetle or cockroach?! - Prionus laticollis

Moved

Moved
Moved from Beetles.

Thank you!! It’s not so ter
Thank you!! It’s not so terrifying now! 😄

Most definitely a beetle :)
Probably something in this neighborhood:



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