longhorn beetle


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longhorn beetle

n.
Any of numerous beetles of the family Cerambycidae, having long antennae and often having wood-boring larvae. Also called cerambycid, longicorn.
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The Red-listed species also include Talish longhorn beetle, Talish ground beetle, speckled wood, Talish orangetip butterfly, Caspian parandra, brahmid moth and other insects.
Since 2011, several specimens of the Asian longhorn beetle were discovered in Switzerland.
The effects of the burnt pine longhorn beetle and wood-staining fungi on fire damaged Pinus radiata in Canterbury.
DEAD PET BEETLE Brecknock Museum & Art Gallery This Nigerian longhorn beetle (Ceroplesis , family Cerambycidae, sub family Lamiinae) belonged to one John Williams-Vaughan who was a child in the early 1900s.
In the UK the insects that cause the most problems are the common furniture beetle, death watch beetle, powder post beetle and the house longhorn beetle plus weevils.
The house Longhorn Beetle is principally found in roof timbers, where it attacks the sapwood of exclusively softwood species, often resulting in severe structural weakness.
The rest of the funds will be allocated to combating two types of beetles that attack woody plant species - Asian longhorn beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) and Chinese longhorn beetle (Anoplophora chinensis) - in Germany, Italy and the Netherlands, and combating red palm weevil (Rynchophorus ferrugineus), which attacks palm trees, in Cyprus and Malta.
New Caledonian crows consume a range of foods, but require tools to extract wood-boring longhorn beetle larvae from their burrows.
At the same time, the populations of accidentally or purposely imported foreign creatures seems to be on the increase - Scarlet Lily Beetle, Crimson Longhorn Beetle, Vine Weevil to name but a few.
This fourth edition discusses recent high-profile cases such as lead in children's toys and the Asian longhorn beetle epidemic.
The Citrus Longhorn Beetle was found at a school in Langham, near Oakham, Rutland, Leicestershire, last week.