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Tanduk Kumbang Tanduk (English: Atlas beetle), scientific name Chalcosoma atlas, is a beetle species found in Asia, especially Malaysia, known for its size (25-130 mm). Like most other insect species, the males are larger than females and males will often fight each other for females mating.<br />
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D7000<br />
AF NIKKOR<br />
1/30 sec at f/7.1<br />
ISO-200<br />
55mm (35-70mm f/3.3-4.5) Atlas beetle,Chalcosoma atlas,Geotagged,Malaysia Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Tanduk

Kumbang Tanduk (English: Atlas beetle), scientific name Chalcosoma atlas, is a beetle species found in Asia, especially Malaysia, known for its size (25-130 mm). Like most other insect species, the males are larger than females and males will often fight each other for females mating.

D7000
AF NIKKOR
1/30 sec at f/7.1
ISO-200
55mm (35-70mm f/3.3-4.5)

    comments (6)

  1. Nice find, what a beast! Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks
      fchristant
      Posted 3 years ago
  2. beauty..
    Nice shot
    Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks
      abhitap
      Posted 3 years ago
  3. Amazing creature! Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks
      Wendy
      Posted 3 years ago

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The Atlas beetle, ''Chalcosoma atlas'', is a species of beetle belonging to the Scarabaeidae family.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by hanmckay mckay somcai
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By hanmckay mckay somcai

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Uploaded Apr 1, 2015. Captured in Jalan Bukit Idaman 1, Taman Bukit Idaman, 68100 Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia.