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Monochamus galloprovincialis (click on image to enlarge it)
Author: Robert Dzwonkowski
Source: IPM Images
Vernacular names
• Deutsch: Bockkäfer
• English: long-horned beetles
round-headed borers
longicorne beetles
long-horned wood borers
• Español: cerambícidos
• Français: capricornes

Cerambycidae (long-horned beetles)

The family contains more than 20,000 species and has a world-wide distribution. The adults can be large and colourful. They have long antennae, usually longer than the body, but at least two-thirds as long as the body. The antennae can be turned backwards. The larvae usually bore into wood or roots.

The following genera and individual species are currently entered under Cerambycidae: