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Subject: Firewood
Location: BC Canada
March 1, 2017 1:57 pm
Hi 🙂 can you tell me what kind of bug this is . I live in the Canadian Rockies . These are all over n my firewood . This guy is about an inch long he was sleeping or frozen but now that he is warm , he is very much alive ?
Signature: Rhonda

Round Headed Borer Grub

Dear Rhonda,
This is the grub of a wood boring beetle, and we strongly suspect it is a Round Headed Borer Grub from the Long Horned Borer family Cerambycidae, but we cannot provide a species identification for you.

Thank you so much 🙂 I just went and looked at more pictures and info . Super happy they are not termites . I still feel a bit sad that many do probably die in the fire ?

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: British Columbia, Canada

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