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Longhorn Beetle

Pterolophia camura

Description:

Pterolophia camura Newman, 1842, of family Cerambycidae, subfamily Lamiinae, tribe Pteropliini. The Longhorn Beetles (Cerambycidae Latreille, 1802; also known as Long-horned Beetles or Longicorns) are a cosmopolitan family of beetles, typically characterized by extremely long antennae, which are often as long as or longer than the beetle's body.

Habitat:

Backyard, spotted on the ceiling of the garage.

Notes:

List of Pterolophia spp in the Philippines: http://salagubang.net/pages/papers/breun.... Image of Pterolophia camura: http://www.flickr.com/photos/nhm_beetle_... http://flickrhivemind.net/Tags/pteroloph... Other Reference: http://www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/Si...

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Laguna, Philippines

Spotted on Apr 8, 2013
Submitted on May 1, 2013

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