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(Great fig tree borer, longhorn beetle)
Great fig tree borer, Longhorn beetle
Grey with spots
To 5 cm long
This chrysomelid beetle, one of the longhorn beetles, is basically a dark grey colour with orange blotches on the elytra, which can fade to white or yellow on pinned specimens.
Usually nocturnal, chiefly found in rainforest areas where they feed on the sap of fig trees.