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The Terrifying Metamorphosis of a Hercules Rhinoceros Beetle

Terrifying or terrific? For the fans of Alien movies I guess it's both.

The Terrifying Metamorphosis of a Hercules Rhinoceros Beetle

Terrifying or terrific? For the fans of Alien movies I guess it's both (scroll down for video). Created by scientist Hirofumi Kawano, this incredible timelapse shows the amazing metamorphosis of a Hercules Rhinoceros beetle. These giant insects are native to the rainforests of Central and South America, the Lesser Antilles, and the Andes. Some males can reach 17.5 cm in length. The...
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