Rhinoceros Beetle || CollectA

Type: Figurines

Introducing the majestic Rhinoceros Beetle figurine by CollectA, a stunning addition to any nature lover's collection! Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, this intricately designed beetle figurine captures the essence of the mighty rhino beetle in all its glory. 

With its robust build and distinctive horn-like protrusions, this miniature marvel brings the wonder of the insect world right into your hands. Perfect for educational play or as a captivating display piece, let your imagination take flight with the Rhinoceros Beetle figurine from Sticks & Stones Education!

CollectA design beautiful and realistic figurines that inspire children's imaginations and enrich their natural play drive. 


  • Suitable for ages 3+.
  • Made from PVC,
  • painted with non-toxic acrylic paints.
  • This life-like figurine measures 6 x 7.5c x 3.5cm
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    A few fun facts about the Rhinoceros Beetle:

    Here are some fascinating facts about the rhinoceros beetle:

    1. Impressive Size: Rhinoceros beetles are among the largest beetles in the world, with some species reaching lengths of up to 6 inches (15 centimeters).

    2. Mighty Horns: These beetles are renowned for the distinctive horns on their heads, resembling those of a rhinoceros. These horns are used primarily by male beetles for battling rivals during mating competitions and defending territory.

    3. Incredible Strength: Despite their relatively small size compared to other creatures, rhinoceros beetles possess immense strength. They can lift objects up to 850 times their own body weight, which is equivalent to a human lifting a 65-ton object!

    4. Lifespan: The lifespan of a rhinoceros beetle varies depending on the species, but they generally live for several months to a few years in the wild.

    5. Diverse Diet: As larvae, rhinoceros beetles feed on decaying wood, helping to break down dead trees and recycle nutrients back into the ecosystem. As adults, they primarily feed on sap, fruit, and nectar.

    6. Global Distribution: Rhinoceros beetles can be found in various habitats around the world, including tropical and subtropical regions of Asia, Africa, and the Americas.

    7. Nocturnal Creatures: These beetles are predominantly nocturnal, preferring to be active during the night when temperatures are cooler and humidity is higher.

    8. Flight Capabilities: Despite their hefty size, rhinoceros beetles are skilled fliers. They have a pair of wings hidden beneath their hard outer wing covers (elytra) which they use for short flights to find mates or new food sources.

    9. Cultural Significance: In some cultures, rhinoceros beetles are considered symbols of strength, power, and good luck. They are sometimes kept as pets or used in beetle fighting competitions, particularly in parts of Asia.

    10. Conservation: While some species of rhinoceros beetles are abundant, others face threats from habitat loss and degradation. Conservation efforts are important to protect these fascinating insects and their ecosystems.

      CollectA  is one of the world's largest toy figurine manufacturers.

      CollectA’s mission is to build “a natural world in miniature" for collectors, young and old alike.  CollectA has been producing their true to life miniature animals and dinosaurs for over 13 years. They are one of the largest makers of toy animal figurines worldwide. 

      All of their products have been individually handcrafted to the highest standards in design, sculpture, painting and most importantly, manufacture.  All CollectA animals have been tested to ensure they meet the highest of safety standards.

      CollectA is one of the world’s largest manufacturer of toy animal replicas and Sticks & Stones Education is proud to share this brand in Australia. This range of product which are of the highest quality in both sculpture and painting.

      The CollectA figurines are used in role play for educational purposes and fosters an ever increasing awareness of endangered species, a consciousness of environmental protection and ultimately having a benefit for the animals they represent.

      The CollectA collection includes: Dinosaurs and Pre-Historic Life, Wild Life, Farm Life, Horse Life, Woodlands, Sea Life, Dogs and Insects.

      Why do we love CollectA at Sticks & Stones Education?

      CollectA miniatures are so realistic and can can be used in open-ended and small world play. They bring nature an history to life for young children and nurture a love of nature.

      They suit all settings from  early learning services through to the home as well as schools and preschool settings.  As each individual piece can be purchased, you can add to your collection over time and ebb and flow with children's interests.

      Through their realistic figurines, CollectA fosters awareness of endangered species and the importance of our planet. We need to protect our planet and all its inhabitants. 

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