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Massive Animal Feces cannot be used to tame the Dung Beetle.

FOOD QTY TIME FEEDING
INTERVAL
EFFECT.
Large Feces
Large Feces
1000:06:1537s
95.6%
+71 Lvl (221)
Medium Feces
Medium Feces
1400:05:5025s
91.1%
+68 Lvl (218)
Spoiled Meat
Spoiled Meat
2100:17:3050s
81.9%
+61 Lvl (211)
Small Feces
Small Feces
2800:05:5012s
71.8%
+53 Lvl (203)
Human Feces
Human Feces
3500:05:5010s
61.9%
+46 Lvl (196)
Raw Meat
Raw Meat
14000:35:0015s
9.2%
+6 Lvl (156)
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Knock Out

Tranquilizer Dart
%
Tranquilizer Dart
9
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
%
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
5
Bow
%
Bow
23
Compound Bow
%
Compound Bow
40
53.1%
CHANCE
OF DEATH
Crossbow
%
Crossbow
13
Harpoon Launcher
%
Harpoon Launcher
7
Fists
%
Fists
142
70.5%
Slingshot
%
Slingshot
84
77.8%
Wooden Club
%
Wooden Club
100
Boomerang (Melee)
%
Boomerang (Melee)
48
98.1%
Boomerang
%
Boomerang
29
12.9%
Electric Prod
%
Electric Prod
8
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
%
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
9
S+ Tranq Turret
%
S+ Tranq Turret
8
Equus (Buck Kick)
%
Equus (Buck Kick)
52
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
%
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
34
0.7%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
56
0.7%
Basilisk
%
Basilisk
13
1.5%
Pulmonoscorpius
%
Pulmonoscorpius
45
0.7%
Pachy (Charge)
%
Pachy (Charge)
34
Pachy (Primary Attack)
%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
199
100%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
497
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
%
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
199
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
12
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
9
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
12
Longbow
%
Longbow
27
8.3%
Recurve Bow
%
Recurve Bow
12

The Dung Beetle does not have multipliers for headshots or any other areas.

Stats

BASE STATS

StatBase
(Lvl 1)
Increase Per Lvl
(Wild)
Increase Per Lvl
(Tamed)
Rank*
Ark Health Icon
Health
200+40+3.01%
AVG
Ranked 99 of 133
Ark Stamina Icon
Stamina
100+10+10%
LOW
Ranked 116
Ark Oxygen Icon
Oxygen
150+15+10%
Ark Food Icon
Food
900+90+10%
LOW
Ranked 111
Ark Weight Icon
Weight
5+0.1+0.5%
LOW
Ranked 133
Ark Melee Damage Icon
Melee Damage
100%+4%+2%
AVG
Ranked 120
Ark Movement Speed Icon
Movement Speed
100%+2.5%
Ark Torpor Icon
Torpor
200+12
AVG
Ranked 91
* Rank of the Base Stat of the Dung Beetle vs. all other creatures. (Rank #1 in Health = highest Health creature.)

ABSOLUTE STATS

5
PRIMARY ATTACK
%
MELEE DAMAGE
MOVEMENT SPEEDBASESprinting
(Wild)
Sprinting
(Tamed)
Walking52260260
Swimming200
Movement Speed:   %

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Rated #1 for gathering
★︎3.3
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Carryable By

Human
Human
✔︎
✔︎

Can Damage

Thatch
Thatch
✔︎
Wood
Wood
✖︎
Adobe
Adobe
✖︎
Stone
Stone
✖︎
Metal
Metal
✖︎
Tek
Tek
✖︎

Affected By

Lasso
Lasso
✖︎
Bola
Bola
✔︎
Chain Bola
Chain Bola
✖︎
Plant Species Y Trap
Plant Species Y Trap
✖︎
Bear Trap
Bear Trap
✔︎
Large Bear Trap
Large Bear Trap
✖︎

Fits Through

Doorframe
Doorframe
✔︎
Double Door
Double Door
✔︎
Dinosaur Gateway
Dinosaur Gateway
✔︎
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
✔︎
Hatchframe
Hatchframe
✔︎
Giant Hatchframe
Giant Hatchframe
✔︎

Categories

What does a Dung Beetle eat? In ARK: Survival Evolved, the Dung Beetle eats Large Feces, Medium Feces, Spoiled Meat, Small Feces, Human Feces, and Raw Meat.

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