Grass Longhorn
Female, dorsal
Grass Longhorn
Female, Eyes & Antenna
Grass Longhorn (Oebarina ceresioides)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Beetles (Coleoptera)
Family: Longhorn Beetle (Cerambycidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Grass Longhorn (Oebarina ceresioides)
This Photo:     🔍Female, profile🔎

Thank you David Muirhead for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
1st Live Photo on-line:
~12mm long
Thanks to Ian Gibbins for his help translating the latin name to English. We incorrectly interpreted "ceresio" to mean "deadly" where as "ceres" relates to wheat & grains.

Copyright © 2020-2024 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.