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Subfamily Allantinae

sawfly larva on dogwood - Macremphytus testaceus Tenthredinidae: Monostegia abdominalis - Monostegia abdominalis bee? wasp? - Macremphytus testaceus Eriocampa ovata? - Eriocampa ovata Dogwood Sawfies and frass - Macremphytus testaceus sawfly - Ametastegia pallipes - female Butternut Woollyworm - Eriocampa juglandis Dogwood Sawfly larva - Macremphytus tarsatus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Symphyta" - Sawflies, Horntails, and Wood Wasps)
Family Tenthredinidae (Common Sawflies)
Subfamily Allantinae
Explanation of Names
Allantinae Newman 1834
~90 spp. in 14 genera in our area(1), ~850 spp. in 107 genera total(2)