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Insect and Spider Identification: SOLVED: What is this Australian insect? (NSW)

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LittleMiss420
Kanwal
Australia

March 3, 2013
6:01 AM

Post #9437188

This thing landed on my partner's leg and held on to his pants with its pincers. It has 6 legs, long antennas and is about a centimeter in length. Is dark brown in colour with yellow spots on its wings. What is this thing?

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Flapdoodle
Minot, ND

March 3, 2013
7:19 AM

Post #9437334

Long-horned wood-boring beetle (family Cerambycidae).
LittleMiss420
Kanwal
Australia

March 3, 2013
8:07 PM

Post #9437979

Awesome, thankyou. The curiosity was killing me. :)

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