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Subject: coleopter ?
Location: Brazil Bahia
May 6, 2015 1:09 pm
Huge bug, at least 10cm long
Signature: ecotrancoso

Prionid

Prionid

Dear ecotrancoso,
You are correct that this is a beetle, and it is in the family Cerambycidae, the Longhorned Borer Beetles.  We are also quite confident that it is in the subfamily Prioninae, and according to BugGuide:  “world’s largest beetles are members of this subfamily.”

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Bahia, Brazil

2 Responses to Prionid from Brazil

  1. Ando Vaan (aka Mardikavana) says:

    Possibly Enoplocerus armillatus.

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