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Attached photos - larval bore holes of the large prionine cerambycid Mallodon (Stenodontes) dasystomus in a dead ash tree. I see the bore holes much more often than the beetles. The larvae are still active in these particular ones - fresh wood shavings are still being pushed through.

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Great images!
I occasionally collected this species and couple other Prionine species, and reared to emergence. They are.... nice and were interesting.

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1 hour ago, Dynastes TItyus hunter said:

Nice! Find any larvae?

They're definitely in there, but probably embedded 12" or more into the wood.

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