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European Pine Sawfly - Neodiprion sertifer - Neodiprion sertifer

European Pine Sawfly - Neodiprion sertifer - Neodiprion sertifer
Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
This ID awaits verification by an expert!
Mass destruction of a dwarf pine by Saw Fly larvae. This and the following images were taken in 1990.

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European Pine Sawfly larvae
These hungry bugs will almost instantly drop off the pine needles when sprayed with a mild soap and water solution. I won't use pesticides and was happy this worked so easily.

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