Subject: Orange striped beetle?
Location: Tombstone AZ
August 9, 2017 1:23 pm
What is this bug?
Signature: Terri

Long-Jawed Longhorn Beetle

Dear Terri,
This gorgeous Longicorn,
Trachyderes mandibularis, is commonly called a Long-Jawed Longhorn Beetle.  According to Texas Entomology:  “There are 16 species of Trachyderes (in two subgenera), but only T. m. mandibularis reaches the United States.”

Location: Tombstone, Arizona

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