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Tribe Oryctini

Ox Beetle - Strategus aloeus - female Mega Beetle - Strategus aloeus Please identify this large brown beetle for my son! - Strategus aloeus Strategus mormon Burmeister - Strategus mormon Scarab Beetle - Xyloryctes thestalus Xyloryctes thestalus? - Xyloryctes thestalus - male Handsome Rhino - Xyloryctes jamaicensis - male Female, Strategus aloeus? - Strategus aloeus - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Dynastinae (Rhinoceros Beetles)
Tribe Oryctini
Explanation of Names
Oryctini Mulsant 1842
Numbers
~270 spp.in >30 genera worldwide(1)
Range
much of the world, esp. the tropics; in our area, e. & so.US
Habitat
rotten wood
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Life