unusual insert

Asked August 12, 2020, 12:06 PM EDT

I found an unusual insect, want to Be sure it’s not a murder hornet

Multnomah County Oregon

1 Response

The insect is a ten-lined beetle, Polyphylla decemlineata, not an invasive hornet

This beetle hisses when disturbed. It does not damage people, pets, or structures such as house and garage.