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Long-Horned Beetle



Longhorned Beetle, common name for any member of a family of beetles known for their long antennae, or "horns," and the wood-boring habits of the larvae.


The larvae are known as roundheaded wood borers. Longhorned beetles live throughout the world. There are about 20,000 species, more than 1200 of which occur in North America.


ID suggested by asergio

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Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 12 years ago

I think it is a long-horned beetle. And yes, they are a plague.

East End aka Lorelei
East End aka Lorelei 12 years ago

Stink bug, perhaps? They're spreading all over the country unfortunately

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California, USA

Spotted on Sep 21, 2006
Submitted on Feb 21, 2012

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