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Eastern bumelia borer, Plinthocoelium suaveolens. Larvae of this magnificent long-horn beetle (family Cerambicidae) feed in the root crowns of Bumelia. It ranges throughout a large portion of the southeastern US from Peninsular FL west through TX. There are at least 3 named subspecies of this beetle, the one pictured being P. s. suaveolens. Photo taken Dallas Co., TX.
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