Banded Alder Borer

Subject: Looks like something from Beetlejuice
Location: Lake Cowichan — Vancouver Island — British Columbia Canada
July 17, 2016 11:02 am
I took this photo in Lake Cowichan BritishColumbia on Vancouver Island
The bug was on our gate have lived on the island all my life 57 years never seen anything like it
Find it quite stunning to look at cant believe even the antenna are striped as well
Signature: Debbie Shaughnessy

Banded Alder Borer
Banded Alder Borer

Dear Debbie,
In our opinion, the Banded Alder Borer is one of the prettiest North American beetles.

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