Great Capricorn Beetle Sightings

Order: Coleoptera Family: Cerambycidae Genus: Cerambyx Species: Cerambyx cerdo

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Common Name: Great Capricorn Beetle
Species: Cerambyx cerdo
Record#: 5043
Date Sighted: 2018-06-27 #Seen: 1
User#: darwinev42
Site Description: On a wall in a highschool outside facing the sunlight
Comment : Body length around 5 cm; once picked up by the upper abdomen the beetle would move its head up & down to make squeaking noises with its thorax; short antennae (one with a bit missing) indicating possible female