Insects - native

Banded Alder Borer (Rosalia funebris) on Jul 19, 2018

Originally reported as Asian Longhorned Beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis)

Submitter does not have a specimen
EDRR Status: No Response/Action Required

Description of specimen

Black and white striped beetle
James Vogeltanz

Commentary

Thank you for the photo. This is a banded alder borer, a native insect that inhabits dead wood. It is commonly mistaken for an Asian longhorn beetle, but fortunately it is not a concern.

Amy Grotta
July 20, 2018, 7:30 a.m.