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Longhorned Beetle - Parelaphidion aspersum

Longhorned Beetle - Parelaphidion aspersum
Seymour, Sevier County, Tennessee, USA
June 28, 2011
Size: about 1 inch long
I found this longhorned beetle hanging around our outside light and would love to id to species. Any help would be greatly appreciated!!!

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Moved from Parelaphidion.

Moved tentatively; suspect P. aspersum
Moved from ID Request.

I agree...
...Parelaphidion aspersum.

Thanks so much!

Thanks for your help!

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