Length: beetle in the photos 28 mm
Chalcolepidius porcatus is a Neotropical species.
Photo data: 2 January 2021. Estate St. George, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. The bottom photo shows more of the location where the beetle was perched.
GPS data: 17.7160, -64.8305. Elevation 49 meters above sea level.