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Banded Longhorn Beetles Two banded longhorn beetles caught mating. These beetles have several distinguishing characteristics. Their elytra are reddish brown with the somewhat variable yellow markings. The pronotum and the elytra both have a golden pubescence. The antennae are black and the legs are tan to reddish brown.<br />
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Banded Longhorn Beetles

Two banded longhorn beetles caught mating. These beetles have several distinguishing characteristics. Their elytra are reddish brown with the somewhat variable yellow markings. The pronotum and the elytra both have a golden pubescence. The antennae are black and the legs are tan to reddish brown.

Banded Longhorn Beetles Two banded longhorn beetles caught mating. These beetles have several distinguishing characteristics. Their elytra are reddish brown with the somewhat variable yellow markings. The pronotum and the elytra both have a golden pubescence. The antennae are black and the legs are tan to reddish brown. <br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/56359/banded_longhorn_beetles.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/56360/banded_longhorn_beetles.html<br />
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Banded Longhorn Beetles Two banded longhorn beetles caught mating. These beetles have several distinguishing characteristics. Their elytra are reddish brown with the somewhat variable yellow markings. The pronotum and the elytra both have a golden pubescence. The antennae are black and the legs are tan to reddish brown. <br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/56303/banded_longhorn_beetles.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/56359/banded_longhorn_beetles.html<br />
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Banded Longhorn Beetles Two banded longhorn beetles caught mating. These beetles have several distinguishing characteristics. Their elytra are reddish brown with the somewhat variable yellow markings. The pronotum and the elytra both have a golden pubescence. The antennae are black and the legs are tan to reddish brown. <br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/56303/banded_longhorn_beetles.html<br />
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    comments (8)

  1. Fantastic species and what a super sharp photograph. Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks! This was a lucky find for sure! Posted 3 years ago
      1. Jealous of the clarity. Great shot Christine Posted 2 months ago
        1. Thanks Niel! I wish I knew how I accomplished it so that I could have such clarity more often ;P. Posted 2 months ago
  2. Amazing details Posted 2 months ago
    1. Thanks Wendy! It was a lucky find! Posted 2 months ago
  3. Cute lovey doveys! Posted 2 months ago
    1. indeed <3 Posted 2 months ago

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Typocerus velutinus, the Banded Longhorn, is a longhorn beetle with a distinctive pattern of broad yellow bands on a chestnut background. It feeds on nectar and pollen.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Jan 5, 2018. Captured Jul 23, 2017 10:26 in 55 Locust St, Coventry, RI 02816, USA.
  • Canon EOS 60D
  • f/7.1
  • 1/256s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm