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Large Beetle - Dynastes tityus

Large Beetle - Dynastes tityus
Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
September 13, 2012
Size: about 2 in.
Not sure if this is a native species or someone's escaped pet.

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Female Eastern Hercules Beetle
NATIVE ;)
Dynastes tityus, a.k.a. "Unicorn Beetle/Eastern Hercules Beetle"

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