Bug ID Needed #816847

Asked November 23, 2022, 11:26 AM EST

Needing help with identification of this bug. Found it it her pantry in a empty bucket. It was alone and no others were found. Lives in a wooded are in Bellaire, MI.

Antrim County Michigan

Expert Response

That insect is an adult long-horned wood boring beetle.  There are a lot of common species in your area.  This one has grubs that tunnel in the very low trunk or roots of large trees.  The adults are attracted to lights, it probably flew into the pantry area sometime last summer. 
Erwin 'Duke' Elsner, Ph.D. Replied November 23, 2022, 4:56 PM EST

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