Long-horn Beetle - Strangalia species

Long-horn Beetle - Strangalia species

Observation - Long-horn Beetle - Strangalia species - UK and Ireland. Description: Different individuals, both on flowers on woodland rides. 1st photo (on hogweed) 11 Aug, 2nd photo taken 30 July. Initially id'd both as S. maculata, but I now wonder if they are different species based on colouring of legs and also the banding on the a

Different individuals, both on flowers on woodland rides. 1st photo (on hogweed) 11 Aug, 2nd photo taken 30 July. Initially id'd both as S. maculata, but I now wonder if they are different species based on colouring of legs and also the banding on the antennae seems different.