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Rustic Borer

Xylotrechus colonus


About 13mm in length. Head and antenna reddish. Pronotum reddish with a faint yellow patch on each side of center.. Elytra with alternating horizontal bands of black and grey. Thin yellow line runs from near the base at the midline, down and then across to the lateral margins. Legs black to grey. Femurs expanded.


Deciduous hardwood forest


Spotted along Marsh trail

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Nebraska, USA

Spotted on Jun 9, 2012
Submitted on Jun 10, 2012

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