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Chalcosoma Atlas / Atlas Beetle:


The species is named for Atlas, the giant of Greek mythology who supported the skies. Males have three prominent horns that are used to spar with each other, to gain mating rights with females.  Males are larger than females. This species has been prepared, relaxed, reset, sprayed gold & framed just for you. See below for full specimen classification.


Framed Dimensions: H:27cm x W: 27cm x D: 6cm


Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Arthropoda

Class: Insecta

Order: Coleoptera

Family: Scarabaeidae

Genus: Chalcosoma

Species: C. Atlas

Binomial Name: Chalcosoma Atlas / Linnaeus, 1758 


Chalcosoma Atlas / Atlas Beetle

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Size: 27cm
  • This Taxidery Specimen has been lovingly prepared, relaxed, reset & framed for you on a farm in picturesque Devon, England. All of our Specimens are from captive bred or sustainably sourced through research institues or private breeders world wide.

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