Xylotrupes gideon
Siamese Rhinoceros Beetle in Glass Dome with Wooden Base

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    A stunning Rhinoceros beetle in a handmade glass down with wooden base.

    Rhinoceros beetles, the Dynastinae, are a subfamily of the scarab beetle family: Scarabaeidae. They are also known as Hercules beetles, unicorn beetles, or horn beetles. Males can grow to between 4 to 6 cm long and are dark brown, dark red, or black in coloration and have a very shiny texture.

    Latin Name: Xylotrupes gideon.

    Quality: A1

    Sex: Male.

    Distribution: Xylotrupes gideon can be found in South East Asia.

    Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

    Dome Size: 3.75 x 6.25 Inches

    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.

    This would be a beautiful addition to your home or office.

    Approx Wingspan (cm): 10
    Dome Size: Large
    Specimen Type: Beetle
    Specimen Colour: Brown
    Distribution: Asia
    All our frames are made to order, this handmade process means your order will take several days for us to prepare. Our current production time is around 3 to 5 working days but larger specimens can take a few days longer due to the time it takes the specimen to dry. If you are ordering for presents, birthdays, anniversaries and weddings, please order well in advance.

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