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Giant african fruit beetle (Chelorrhina polyphemus) male portrait | by shadowshador
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Giant african fruit beetle (Chelorrhina polyphemus) male portrait

Size approx of the full beetle 8cm.

 

Superdomain: Neomura

Domain: Eukaryota

(unranked): Opisthokonta

(unranked) Holozoa

(unranked) Filozoa

Kingdom: Animalia

Subkingdom: Eumetazoa

Clade: Bilateria

Clade: Nephrozoa

(unranked): Protostomia

Superphylum: Ecdysozoa

(unranked): Panarthropoda

(unranked): Tactopoda

Phylum: Arthropoda

Clade: Pancrustacea

Subphylum: Hexapoda

Class: Insecta

Subclass: Pterygota

Infraclass: Neoptera

Superorder: Endopterygota

Order: Coleoptera

Suborder: Polyphaga

Infraorder: Scarabaeiformia

Superfamily: Scarabaeoidea

Family: Scarabaeidae

Subfamily: Cetoniinae

Tribe: Cetoniini

Genus: Chelorrhina

Species: C. polyphemus

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Taken on June 14, 2012