Rhinoceros Beetle Scientific Name , What Does The Rhinoceros Beetle Eat

What Does The Rhinoceros Beetle Eat ?

What Does The Rhinoceros Beetle Eat ?

Rhinoceros beetle is the biggest beetle in the world. Hence, many people assume that since these beetles are big, they a lot. However, considering their size, their appetites are not that large. The rhinoceros beetle eats decaying vegetation and fruits in the wild. It is also known to eat saplings, plant sap and nectar. In captivity, the rhinoceros beetle is known to eat fruits that have fallen off trees and old bananas. The larva of the rhinoceros beetle is known to live on decaying wood. More...

 

Rhinoceros Beetle Scientific Name

Rhinoceros Beetle Scientific Name

The rhinoceros beetle belongs to Dynastinae subfamily of the scarab beetle family. There are more than three hundred known species of the rhino beetles family, and hence the scientific name of the rhinoceros beetle changes according to the species. They are mainly known for their bizarre shape and huge size. Some of the well known beetles in this family are Hercules beetles with scientific name Dynastes hercules, unicorn beetles with scientific name Dynastes tityus and the common rhinoceros beetle with scientific name Xylotrupes Ulysses. More...

 

Where To Buy Rhinoceros Beetle ?

Where To Buy Rhinoceros Beetle ?

Many people keep rhinoceros beetles as pets as they are extremely low maintenance and will end old fruits and vegetation provided to them. In addition, the sheer size of the beetle is extremely attractive and the plus point is that the beetles do not sting or bite. This makes it very easy to handle them. There are many more people who want to keep these gentle giants as pets but do not know where to buy rhinoceros beetles. More...