Black-clouded Longhorn Beetle (Leiopus nebulosus)

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Classification Order: Coleoptera– Long Horns Family: Cerambycidae

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Length 5 - 10 mm


Summer and autumn.


The common name derives from the dark patterning on the pale buff background of the elytra. It is small for a longhorn beetle at about 1 cm.




Life Cycle



Associated with various broadleaved trees including Oak, Alder and Lime.


Leiopus nebulosus (Linné, 1758) male (4606508767)

 By Udo Schmidt from Deutschland [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons;