Four-Banded Longhorn Beetle

Thanks to Vivien for this nice photo of a Four-Banded Longhorn Beetle (Leptura quadrifasciata), taken on the sadly threatened Radford Bridge Road Allotments.  This is a handsome beetle, often seen feeding on flowers in the summer – here it is on Meadowsweet.

4 Banded Longhorn Beetle

For an excellent guide to Nottinghamshire’s Longhorn beetles, see this page on the eakringbirds.com website.

 

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