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Tribe Dynastini

Eastern Hercules Beetle - Dynastes tityus - male Unknown Alabama beetle - Dynastes tityus - female Eastern Hercules Beetle - Dynastes tityus - female lec17Jun8b[BG].jpg - Dynastes tityus - female Dynastes grantii Female Rhinoceros Beetle? - Dynastes tityus Eastern Hercules Beetle? - Dynastes tityus Male and female, Grant's Hercules Beetle - Dynastes grantii - male - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Dynastinae (Rhinoceros Beetles)
Tribe Dynastini
Numbers
Two genera; Dynastes [2 species] and Megasoma [3 species]