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Photo#550051
female broad-necked root borer - Prionus laticollis - female

female broad-necked root borer - Prionus laticollis - Female
Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
July 8, 2011
Size: 5 cm
Dozens of both sexes emerging together on lawn under oaks at Franklin Park and immediately beginning to mate and oviposit. Collected by Ed O'Brien