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Species Gilpinia frutetorum - Nursery Pine Sawfly

Lake Greenbough Caterpillar - Gilpinia frutetorum Diprionidae, dorsal, Gilpinia frutetorum (Fabriciius) - Gilpinia frutetorum - female Diprionidae, lateral - Gilpinia frutetorum - female Diprionidae, ventral - Gilpinia frutetorum - female
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 Gilpinia
Species frutetorum (Nursery Pine Sawfly)
Explanation of Names
Gilpinia frutetorum (Fabricius 1793)
Size
7-9 mm
Range
native to Europe, adventive in our area (e NA: map)