Photo 88809453, (c) Jessica Leigh Allen, all rights reserved

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What

Broad-necked Root Borer Prionus laticollis

Date

August 6, 2020 05:14 PM EDT

Description

I am fortunate to have a spouse who excitedly called me ahead on the trail so I may witness these two beetles mating...followed by the female's oviposition at the base of a tree.

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2020