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Species Nematus oligospilus

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Classification
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 Nematinae
Tribe Nematini
Genus Nematus (Willow Sawflies)
Species oligospilus (Nematus oligospilus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nematus desantisi Smith 1983
Explanation of Names
Nematus oligospilus Förster 1854
Size
♂ 4.7-5.3 mm, ♀ 5.2-7.0 mm(1)
Range
holarctic (w. Palaearctic, NA), adventive in several countries of so. hemisphere(1)
Food
hosts: Salix, Populus(1)
Works Cited
1.Nematus oligospilus Förster (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae), an introduced willow sawfly in the Southern Hemisphere
Koch W.R., Smith D.R. 2000. Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 102: 292-300.