Subject: bug identification
Location: North of Pittsburgh, pa
August 18, 2017 5:45 am
found this bug in our window-August. Live in Cranberry Township, pa..north of pittsburgh. Taken on August 17, 2017 on very warm day.
Signature: CB, PA
Dear CB, PA,
This is an Ivory Marked Beetle. According to BugGuide: “hosts include a wide variety of hardwoods (oak, ash, hickory, locust, chestnut, maple, elm, beech, cherry); larvae bore in heartwood.”