Kōrero: Hauraki–Coromandel region

Coromandel fauna: Moehau stag beetle (1 o 4)

Coromandel fauna: Moehau stag beetle

This stag beetle (Geordorcus sp. ‘Moehau’) is only known from the Moehau Range, where its habitat is moist patches under rocks and rotting logs. It is flightless and is about 2.5 centimetres long.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10050494
Photograph by Gregory H. Sherley

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Paul Monin, 'Hauraki–Coromandel region - Climate, plants and animals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/30366/coromandel-fauna-moehau-stag-beetle (accessed 11 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Paul Monin, updated 1 Apr 2016