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Megasoma sleeperi
Megasoma sleeperi
Sleeper's Elephant Beetle
Photographer: Robyn Waayers

ID: 0000 0000 0416 1290 (2016-04-09)

Copyright © 2016 Robyn Waayers

  • date of photo  Sep 21, 2012
  • location   Algodones Dunes (Imperial County, California, US)
  • family Scarabaeidae
  • order Coleoptera
  • class Insecta
  • habitat  Palo verde grove area along east edge of dune system
  • notes   Female, as shown by lack of horn. Attracted to light.
  • keywords: megasoma sleeperi algodones dunes
  • camera   Canon EOS Rebel T1i DSLR with 60mm macro lens
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect

  • common names   Sleeper's Elephant Beetle (photographer)
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