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Banded Longhorn
July 26, 2009
Here is a Banded longhorn, Typocerus velutinus. It was eating pollen and, or nectar. This is the first one of these I’ve seen.
Terry
Mound, MN

Banded Longhorn

Banded Longhorn

Hello again Terry,
WE really appreciate receiving your image of a Banded Longhorn.  IT is not well represented on our website.  According to BugGuide:  “Larvae feed on decaying hardwoods such as oak, hickory. Adults usually found in daytime, but do come to lights, so probably somewhat nocturnal.

Banded Longhorn

Banded Longhorn

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination

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