A male Atlas beetle (Chalcosoma atlas) and a female (smaller, hornless) at the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo. This type of beetle is able to lift 850 times its own body weight making it the strongest animal on earth compared to its body weight.



A blue death-feigning beetle (Asboulus verrucosus) at the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo.

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