Tyler Turner: Coleoptera
Specimen #: 1
Date of Collection: August, 2018
Location: 34°03'41.0"N 84°02'45.2"W
Location H`: 2.78
Species Abundance: 1
Distinguishing Morphological Features:
- Their front pair of wings is hardened into wing-cases, elytra, distinguishing them from most other insects.
- Beetles typically have a particularly hard exoskeleton including the elytra,
- Almost all beetles have mandibles that move in a horizontal plane.