Subject: Asheville, NC Insect
Geographic location of the bug: Asheville, NC
Time: 04:30 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: Hi, my friend found this dead insect near her house and we’d love to find out what it is.
How you want your letter signed: Curious in NC
Dear Curious in NC,
Because of the extremely long ovipositor, we believe this female Flatfaced Longhorn is either Graphisurus fasciatus or Graphisurus despectus. Here is a BugGuide image of the latter for comparison. The former has a greater range and BugGuide data reports it from North Carolina.