Megasoma elephas (Fabricius)

Gasca-Álvarez, Héctor Jaime, Deloya, Cuauhtémoc & Reyes-Castillo, Pedro, 2017, Teratological Cases in Five Species of Cotinis Burmeister (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae: Gymnetini), with a Compilation of Teratologies in Scarabaeoidea, The Coleopterists Bulletin 71 (2), pp. 329-338: 335

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1649/0010-065X-71.2.329

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5458189

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scientific name

Megasoma elephas (Fabricius)
status

 

Megasoma elephas (Fabricius)  

Teratology. Bipartisan gynandromorphy; body with right half female and left half with a strong male dominance in secondary sexual characteristics.

Reference. Dechambre (1987).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Dynastidae

Genus

Megasoma