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Subject: what bug is this
Location: Southwestern, KS, US
July 11, 2013 6:46 am
Plz help
Signature: Julie

Cottonwood Borer

Cottonwood Borer

Hi Julie,
This large and distinctive beetle is a Cottonwood Borer,
Plectrodera scalator.  Almost all of our Cottonwood Borer images come from Texas and Oklahoma.  It is nice to have a submission from nearby Kansas.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Kansas

One Response to Cottonwood Borer

  1. Got one in southern Illinois yesterday

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