Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle - (Oryctes rhinoceros)
The Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle has since found its way onto the Hawaiian Island chain from parts elsewhere - threatening its beautiful and fragile ecosystem.
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It is typically 1.5 inches to 2.3 inches (40mm to 60mm) in size and has the following descriptors / identifiers: large; big; black; rhino; coconut; black; brown; dark; pointy; hard; shell; harmful; winged; smooth; manidbles.
This insect can be found in the following North American states / territories: Hawaii.
*Please note that the states/territories listed above are a general indicator of areas inhabited by the Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle. Insects generally go where they please, typically driven by diet, environmental changes, and / or mating habits.
Territorial Area Map (Visual Reference Guide)
The map below showcases (in red) the states and territories of North America where the Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle may be found (but is not limited to). This sort of data can be useful in seeing concentrations of a particular species over the continent as well as revealing possible migratory patterns over a species' given lifespan. Some species are naturally confined by environment, weather, mating habits, food resources and the like while others see widespread expansion across most, or all, of North America.