Umbellifer Longhorn Beetle

Umbellifer Longhorn Beetle

Observation - Umbellifer Longhorn Beetle. Description: These Longhorn beetles are not widespread but seem to be plentiful in certain areas. Unlike many Longhorns, whose larvae are wood-borers, these lay their eggs on Umbellifers such as Cow Parsley, Hogweed and Wild Carrot and the larvae develop inside the st

These Longhorn beetles are not widespread but seem to be plentiful in certain areas. Unlike many Longhorns, whose larvae are wood-borers, these lay their eggs on Umbellifers such as Cow Parsley, Hogweed and Wild Carrot and the larvae develop inside the stem.