Batocera tigris

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Batocera tigris
Cerambycidae – Batocera tigris.jpg
Museum specimen of Batocera tigris
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Superfamily: Cerambycoidea
Family: Cerambycidae
Subfamily: Lamiinae
Genus: Batocera
Species: B. tigris
Binomial name
Batocera tigris
(Voet, 1778)
  • Batocera attila Pascoe, 1866
  • Batocera baluana Kriesche, 1940
  • Batocera helena J. Thomson, 1865
  • Batocera maculata Schönherr, 1817
  • Lamia tigris Voet, 1778

Batocera tigris is a species of flat-faced longhorns beetle belonging to the Cerambycidae family, Lamiinae subfamily.


  • Batocera tigris borneensis Schwarzer, 1929
  • Batocera tigris tigris (Voet, 1778)


Batocera tigris is a large long-horn beetle reaching 55–70 millimetres (2.2–2.8 in) of length. The body color is quite variable, but usually it is greysh or whitish with dark brown markings. Adults of this widespread species can be seen from April to August.


This species is present in Thailand, Malaysia, Sumatra, Java and Borneo.


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