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Genus Diprion

Introduced Pine Sawfly larva - Diprion similis Diprion similis Caterpillar - Diprion similis caterpillar ID? - Diprion similis Sawfly larva? - Diprion similis Lepidopteran - Diprion similis Introduced pine sawfly - Diprion similis Diprion similis
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 Diprionidae (Conifer Sawflies)
Genus Diprion
Explanation of Names
Diprion Schrank 1802
Greek 'double saw'
Range
A single (adventive) species in our area(1)