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Longhorn beetle

Description:

About 1.5 inches long.

Habitat:

Coastal rain forest.

Notes:

Found in our house, presumably attracted to the lights.

10 Comments

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 7 years ago

Very good.

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 7 years ago

Congratulations IanSheridan :) Awesome :)

IanSheridan
IanSheridan 7 years ago

Thanks everyone, this beetle turned out to be the best model I've ever done a shoot with! Behaved far better than any human model I've worked with :)

lowellmtyler
lowellmtyler 7 years ago

Fantastic shots!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

Many Congratulations Ian Sheridan !!!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Welcome to the community Ian, and congratulations your bug’s eye view of a longhorn beetle is our Spotting of the Day!

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patriziolubrani
patriziolubrani 7 years ago

Fantastic! *****

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

Cerambycidae, Lamiinae, Batocerii, Batocera sp., could be Batocera cebiana or a subspecies of Batocera rubus. But a safe ID is probably not possible from these picture. Do you have a full body shot? We need to see the whole beetle.
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Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 7 years ago

Great macro shots!

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 7 years ago

Great macro shots! Bagus :)

IanSheridan
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IanSheridan

Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia

Spotted on May 27, 2013
Submitted on Oct 27, 2013

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