The Dogwood Borer is typically 0.3 inches to 0.4 inches (8mm to 12mm) in size. We have associated the following descriptors / identifiers to this insect: bee; wasp; hornet; mimic; clear wings; see-through; flying; moth; black; yellow.
This insect can be found in the following North American states / territories: Alabama; Arkansas; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Nebraska; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Vermont; Virginia; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Alberta; British Columbia; Manitoba; New Brunswick; Newfoundland and Labrador; Nova Scotia; Ontario; Prince Edward Island; Quebec; Saskatchewan; Mexico..
*Please note that the states/territories listed above are a general indicator of areas inhabited by the Dogwood Borer. Insects generally go where they please, typically driven by diet, environmental changes, and / or mating habits.