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Trunk beetle

Macropophora accentifer (Olivier, 1795)


Cerambycidae: Lamiinae: Acanthoderini; Also known as yellow harlequin, trunk drill, small harlequin.


In citriculture, this pest attacks only the trunks. It can be found in other crops such as avocado, blackberry, fig, peach and in forest essences.


I guess I need to watch my lemon tree more closely...

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SC, Brazil

Lat: -26.20, Long: -49.24

Spotted on Oct 8, 2018
Submitted on Oct 9, 2018

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