Wasp Beetle Clytus arietis
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Classification Order: Coleoptera Long Horns Family: Cerambycidae
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Length .Up to 20mm.
Found from May until August.
This Longhorn Beetle is a Wasp Mimic and this black and yellow banded beetle is harmless.Its bowed Yellow upper banding helps set it apart form other similar longhorns
It breeds in the decaying wood of deciduous trees.and can be often seen resting on leaves
Well wooded areas and hedgerow vegetation.
IMAGE COURTESY (C) GEOFF FOALE 2017