Grass Longhorn
Female: Eyes & Antenna
Ellura
Spotted Hairy Longhorn Beetle
S1: Dorsal, close
 
    
Grass Longhorn (Oebarina ceresioides)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Beetles (Coleoptera)
Family: Longhorn Beetle (Cerambycidae)
Species: Grass Longhorn (Oebarina ceresioides)
This Photo:     Female: anterior

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~12mm long
Thanks to Ian Gibbins for his help translating the latin name to English. I incorrectly interpreted "ceresio" to mean "deadly" where as "ceres" relates to wheat & grains.

Copyright © 2020 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 19-Mar-2020
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.