Subject:  Is this a wood eating bug?
Geographic location of the bug:  Southwest Michigan
Date: 03/30/2019
Time: 09:47 AM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  Southwest Michigan
How you want your letter signed:  Tom

Hickory Borer

Dear Tom,
This is a Hickory Borer.  Adult Hickory Borers visit blossoms where they feed on pollen, but larvae are wood borers.  According to BugGuide:  “larvae mine newly dead hickory, and sometimes other hardwoods.” 

Location: Michigan

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