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A Brown Rhinoceros beetle (Xylotrupes gideon) housed in a 10x10" frame.

 

This beetle has a large chitinous horn that is used to fight other rivals males for mating rights. When disturbed these beetles make a hissing noise, produced by rubbing the tip of the abdomen against the edge the elytra.

 

This beetle can be found in Indonesia, with some subspecies found on various Indonesian islands.

Brown Rhinoceros Beetle Frame

£30.00Price
  • A Brown Rhinoceros beetle (Xylotrupes gideon) housed in a 10x10" frame.

     

    This beetle has a large chitinous horn that is used to fight other rivals males for mating rights. When disturbed these beetles make a hissing noise, produced by rubbing the tip of the abdomen against the edge the elytra.

     

    This beetle can be found in Indonesia, with some subspecies found on various Indonesian islands.

     

    Common & binomial names of the species underneath.

     

    Specimens are mounted on high quality acid free acrylic card.

     

    Free shipping within the UK.

     

    Please note you may not receive the exact specimen pictured. All natural products vary slightly.

     

    To keep your frame looking it's best make sure you display it out of direct sunlight and away from moist environments e.g. bathrooms.

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