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Longhorn Beetle

Rosenbergia vetusta

Description:

I found this insect play on marble floor and suprised to see the color.

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6 Comments

Fabiola.Natasha
Fabiola.Natasha 6 years ago

Hello...FrancescoVitali and bayucca ^^
Thank for helping.

I found this at Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia

FrancescoVitali
FrancescoVitali 6 years ago

Rosenbergia vetusta

bayucca
bayucca 6 years ago

Thanks, Francesco, so you would suggest to take Rosenbergia vetusta or Rosenbergia cf. vetusta?

FrancescoVitali
FrancescoVitali 6 years ago

No, it isn't.
The antennae are without spines; thus it belongs to Rosenbergia.
The only species with a similar pattern is Rosenbergia vetusta Ritsema, 1881.
Cf here: http://www.cerambycoidea.com/specie2.asp...
Very, very nice species! All my compliments, Fabiola.Natasha!

bayucca
bayucca 6 years ago

I try to get an expert opinion...

bayucca
bayucca 6 years ago

Cerambycidae, Lamiinae, Batocerini, Batocera sp. and looks like being Batocera hercules.
http://www.beetle-diversity.com/node/790...
http://demuseumwinkel.com/Batocera-Hercu...
http://collectionneurdinsectes.com/en/pr...
http://www.thais.it/entomologia/coleotte...
http://nature.et.passion.free.fr/photos_...
Dectes texanus is an US species and not found in Indonesia.

Fabiola.Natasha
Spotted by
Fabiola.Natasha

Manokwari, Indonesia

Spotted on Nov 25, 2013
Submitted on Dec 9, 2013

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