Atlas Beetle with Spread Wings in Box Frame
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A stunning Atlas Beetle in a handmade extra deep wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The Latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.
The Atlas Beetle belongs to the Scarabaeidae family. Chalcosoma atlas, like other beetles of the genus Chalcosoma, is remarkable for its size. It can reach a length of about 25–60 millimetres (0.98–2.36 in) in the females. The males have horns on that they use to fight with each other to gain mating rights with females. This Beetle has been especially spread by our entomology specialists to show its huge wingspan and beauty.
Latin Name: Chalcasoma atlas.
Distribution: Chalcasoma atlas can be found in most regions of Asia.
Prepared: By our very own entomologists.
Frame: Wooden box frame with glass window and hanging clips - handmade in our workshop.
Frame Size: Deep 10 x 10 Inch.
Please Be Aware: The specimen that you will receive may differ in size, shape or colour very slightly since you are purchasing a natural product.
Where do we source our insect specimens? All of our specimens are purchased from conservation farming projects. Please visit our ethics pages in the menu for details on the type of projects we work with.
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