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Rhino beetle

Duration: 00:54

In the desolate landscape stripped by recent volcanic activity, there are only a few places which will support life. Inside a rotting, decaying tree is the first find, an enormous rhinocerous beetle grub and an adult.

Available since: Fri 18 Sep 2009


George McGavin
Steve Backshall
Gordon Buchanan
Jonny Keeling
Steve Greenwood

This clip is from

Lost Land of the Volcano Episode 3

3/3 Steve Backshall descends into the crater of a giant extinct volcano in New Guinea.

First broadcast: 22 Sep 2009

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