Western Hercules Beetles - Dynastes grantii. Male & female.
Species: Dynastes grantii
Frame size: 29 x 23 x 6 cm/11.5 x 9 x 2 inches.
Pest-proofed with silicone.
Display: Wall mounting or self standing.
Most of the Hercules beetles life cycle is spent underground as a larva, which can be more than two years. The males are the one with the cephalic horn (horn on their head). As an adult they are rather short lived (a matter of months). During this time their main focus is to reproduce.
A male/female pairing of Dynastes grantii specimens in a premium open grain wooden frame. The scientific and common names are printed on acid free card and the frame is sealed with silicone to keep the specimens safe from hungry museum beetles and other such pests.
Care & Maintenance
Keep out of direct sunlight and high humidity. You can wipe the frames clean with a dry cloth but be careful; they are delicate!
Note: these are natural products. Each individual specimen is unique but not damaged unless explicitly mentioned.
U.K.: First class.
International: Royal Mail - International Tracked & Signed.