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    • Megacyllene robiniae
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What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

scottking

Date

August 26, 2015 01:57 PM CDT

Description

Locust Borer
St Olaf Natural Lands
Northfield, Minnesota

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What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

marknenadov

Date

August 26, 2015

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What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

marknenadov

Date

August 24, 2015

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What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

skiman1016

Date

August 21, 2015 02:44 PM EDT

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What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

swampy

Date

August 19, 2015

Description

Common

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What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Date

August 18, 2015

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Square

What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

August 13, 2015 01:35 PM EDT

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Square

What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

shaunmichael

Date

August 4, 2015 10:43 PM CDT

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What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

bevwigney

Date

September 2, 2014

Description

Found on a flower in the perennial garden. There are several mature Black Locust trees on the property, so this beetle is no great surprise.

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What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

codyhough

Date

September 22, 2008

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What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

cwwood

Date

September 22, 2006 02:36 PM CDT

Description

Mixed meadow wetland area.

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Square

What

Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

bvanderweide

Date

September 14, 2014 01:39 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Megacyllene robiniae, commonly known as the locust borer, is a species of cerambycid beetle endemic to eastern North America. It is a serious pest to Robinia pseudacacia, the black locust tree, with which it is sympatric.

No range data available.