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Jul 24, 2008 02:15 |  #1

The second shot is for ID help. I found him outside, and captured him for a photoshoot-then released.


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Jul 24, 2008 02:48 |  #2

My goodness!! Look at those mandibles!! This is a scary one Bill. Great capture, but I would keep my finger away from him if I were your. :)


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Jul 24, 2008 06:18 |  #3

lovely shot, sorry not sure on ID! only really know spiders and thats it! lol but damn wouldnt want to get on the wrong side of him


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Jul 25, 2008 04:28 |  #4

I think I have identified this beetle. Tile-horned Prionus, Prionus imbricornis. See http://bugguide.net/no​de/view/17914 (external link)


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Jul 25, 2008 06:25 |  #5

Nice pics Bill - goodness what a scarey beetle that is. I wouldnt want to get my mits near that lol.

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Jul 25, 2008 06:37 as a reply to  @ LindaB's post |  #6

nice one Bill. look at them mandible too wow. you can have them too btw.

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