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By Pam24

London, United Kingdom Gb

anyone know what this bug is and whether its going to chew any of my plants!!




Its called - wait for it - Strangalia quadrifasciata or longhorn beetle. It helps pollinate plants and according to the Natural History Museum, it isn't considered a pest.

7 Jun, 2011


very atractive to i think .

7 Jun, 2011


thank you for that. I thought it was rather handsome and am so glad it is beneficial :)

7 Jun, 2011


A wonderful name for a beautiful beetle! Thanks for the photo.

7 Jun, 2011


you' re welcome,I will probably save it to 'My Garden'!

8 Jun, 2011


you definatly should do that pam x x .

8 Jun, 2011

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