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Blister Beetle

Blister beetles get their name because of they have a defensive secretion made up of cantharidin. There are over 7000 species.

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Rhinoceros Beetle vs Hercules Beetle

Most people confuse the Rhinoceros Beetle with the Hercules Beetle, so I took a picture of them together so everyone could see the difference.

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Southwestern Hercules Beetle

I don’t find Southwestern Hercules Beetles very often and located this one on a routine pest control job in Lake Montezuma.

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