Sender: sonata13, Received on: 25 Dec, 2012, Distance: 8,449 km (5,250 miles), Travel time: 10 days
Long-horned Beetles Postage Stamp
Pyrestes curticornis (NT$12): This beetle has a red body and a pair of dark-red flat and jagged antennae. Some individuals in this species have black antennae. The surface of its elytra is covered with stippling and fine red hair. The species is found in broad-leaved forests between the coastal plain and 1,400 meters above sea level. An adult is typically about 1.5 to 1.8 centimeters long.