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Recent observations

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locust borer beetle Megacyllene robiniae

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maractwin

Date

August 29, 2014 02:34 PM EDT

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locust borer beetle Megacyllene robiniae

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johnratzlaff

Date

August 29, 2014 11:45 AM EDT

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locust borer beetle Megacyllene robiniae

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rpayne

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August 28, 2014

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locust borer beetle Megacyllene robiniae

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tapaculo99

Date

August 23, 2014

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locust borer beetle Megacyllene robiniae

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calopteryx

Date

September 29, 2012 10:11 AM EDT

Description

Megacyllene robiniae (Coleoptera: Polyphaga: Chrysomeloidea: Cerambycidae: Cerambycinae: Clytini). Shenandoah River State Park, Warren County, VA 29 September 2012

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locust borer beetle Megacyllene robiniae

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botanygirl

Date

September 22, 2013 11:54 AM EDT

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jimsteamer

Date

September 21, 2009

Place

Tyrone PA (Google, OSM)

Description

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Superfamily: Chrysomeloidea
Family: Cerambycidae
Subfamily: Cerambycinae
Tribe: Clytini
Genus: Megacyllene
Species: M. robiniae

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locust borer beetle Megacyllene robiniae

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rcurtis

Date

October 8, 2013

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locust borer beetle Megacyllene robiniae

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gaudettelaura

Date

September 26, 2013

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Locust borer (Megacyllene robiniae) Megacyllene robiniae

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paulsloth

Date

September 22, 2013 03:23 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found on goldenrod in Rochester, Wis.

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locust borer beetle Megacyllene robiniae

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jwhittle

Date

September 13, 2013 01:16 PM EDT

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locust borer beetle Megacyllene robiniae

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kpmcfarland

Date

September 18, 2013 01:02 PM EDT
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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.