Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12


Previous events


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#437159
Brown Canyon Bycid - Rhodoleptus femoratus

Brown Canyon Bycid - Rhodoleptus femoratus
Brown Canyon, Baboquivaries, Pima County, Arizona, USA
Size: 3/4 in
This perfect Lycus imitator was sitting, lycus-fashion, on a blade of grass in the shade of the gate into the canyon

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Rhodoleptus
R. femoratus Schaeffer)

 
I just got there, too
but did you see the armed pronotum on this one compared to the rounded one on M. Quinn's example?

 
Maybe
a gender difference?

Cerambycidae
Looks like on of the trachyderines. Maybe Rhodoleptus or related. I am not personally familiar with this species from AZ.

 
I've not seen it before either
seems really nice to me.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.