Stag beetles are a group of about 1,200 species of beetles in the family
Lucanidae, presently classified in four subfamilies. Some species grow up to over
12 cm ...
Stag beetles are one of the most spectacular looking insects in Britain, named
because the male's large jaws look just like the antlers of a stag. As well as being
Sep 26, 2012 ... The males fly out in search of a female, when they find a female, there may
already be a male around so the males fight, - using their jaws to to ...
The stag beetle (Lucanus cervus) is arguably the most spectacular looking beetle
in Britain; the male looks like something from a prehistoric age. The giant ...
Feb 6, 2014 ... Stag Beetle - Looks can be deceiving. The Stag Beetle drinks sap and uses those
intimidating mandibles for courting.
Jun 9, 2005 ... By Lydia Thomas Senior at Chenowth Academy Kentucky Entomology
Leadership Program. Common Kentucky Stag Beetles: ...
Apr 3, 2004 ... Lucanus placidus - male stag beetle - Platycerus virescens - female Reddish-
brown Stag Beetle - Lucanus capreolus - female Reddish-brown ...
Welcome to stagbeetle.info – a site all about the Stag Beetle! Stag Beetle in the
evening sun. Stagbeetle.info is a site all about Britain's largest beetle, the Stag ...
Mar 20, 2015 ... Lucanidae any of some 900 species of beetles (insect order Coleoptera) in which
the mandibles (jaws) are greatly developed in the male and ...
Apr 3, 2004 ... Family Lucanidae (Stag Beetles). Subfamily Lucaninae. Tribe Lucanini. Genus
Lucanus. Species elaphus (Giant Stag Beetle). Other Common ...