Lycid Mimic Longhorn
Eyes & mouth parts
Striped Longhorn Beetle
2 Females hiding
|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)|
|Family:||Longhorn Beetle (Cerambycidae)|
|Species:||Lycid Mimic Longhorn (Stenoderus suturalis)|
|Other name:||Stinking Longicorn|
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
Typically Longhorns are very consistent in their colours & pattern.
However, these can have orange or black faces & can have the side black stripe missing, as shown here.
This colour form were previously considered a different species and were then synonymised with S. suturalis.
Similar Species: Lycid Beetle (Porrostoma sp)