Subject: black-spotted beetle
Location: Olympic Mountains, WA
May 27, 2015 12:52 pm
Hi, This beautiful beetle flew into the picture as I was photographing the Washington State flower, Rhododendron macrophyllum, in the Olympic Mountains at an elevation of about 3500 feet. I took the picture May26, 2015. Any idea what it is?
Signature: gardenjim

Flower Longhorn

Flower Longhorn

Dear gardenjim,
We have identified your Flower Longhorn as
Evodinus monticola vancouveri, a species with no common name, by matching it to an image posted to BugGuide.  It really is a stunning beetle.

Location: Olympic Mountains, Washington

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