P1090337 P1090342
Photo © Matt Muir, some rights reserved
Adkins Arboretum, Eastern Shore, MD (Google, OSM)
38.951898627, -75.9345887974
Accuracy: 10m
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Description

Several observed, also mating pairs. Seen nearby to Tetraopes melanurus http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/98177

Jul. 01, 2012 19:12:20 -0400
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Eastern Milkweed Longhorn beetle - Photo (c) Larry Meade, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
muir's ID: Eastern Milkweed Longhorn beetle (Tetraopes tetrophthalmus)
Posted by muir almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Eastern Milkweed Longhorn beetle - Photo (c) Larry Meade, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
jawinget's ID: Eastern Milkweed Longhorn beetle (Tetraopes tetrophthalmus)

The other beetle looks more like Tetraopes melanurus...Blackened Milkweed Beetle.

Posted by jawinget almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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I think you're right! A more darkly toasted version. I will split out these two observations.

Posted by muir almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Eastern Milkweed Longhorn beetle - Photo (c) Larry Meade, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
muir's ID: Eastern Milkweed Longhorn beetle (Tetraopes tetrophthalmus)
Eastern Milkweed Longhorn beetle - Photo (c) Larry Meade, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
Community ID: Eastern Milkweed Longhorn beetle (Tetraopes tetrophthalmus)
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