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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 reviews paint a picture for 143 species of rove beetles and longhorn beetle across England, Scotland and Wales, to help inform the conservation needs of these species.
The Red-listed species also include Talish longhorn beetle, Talish ground beetle, speckled wood, Talish orangetip butterfly, Caspian parandra, brahmid moth and other insects.
Sakura, or cherry blossom, trees are in danger, thanks to an invasive insect species called the red-necked longhorn beetle. The beetles are believed to have made their way to Japanese shores via cargo ships from either China or the Korean Peninsula.
The effects of the burnt pine longhorn beetle and wood-staining fungi on fire damaged Pinus radiata in Canterbury.
Heat treating beetle-infested wood has been proven to be an effective management technique for emerald ash borer (EAB; Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire) and Asian longhorn beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis; US Department of Agriculture [USDA] Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service [APHIS] Plant Protection and Quarantine [PPQ] 2007).
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.
Yn Ynysoedd Prydain, y rhai mwyaf cyffredin ydi'r pryf dodrefn (Anobium punctatum; common furniture beetle), chwilen angau (Xestobium rufuvillosum; deathwatch beetle ), chwilen gorniog y tai (Hylotrupes bajulus; house longhorn beetle) a'r chwilen llwch llif (Lyctus brunneus; powderpost beetle).
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.