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Genus Rhogogaster

Green Sawfly - Rhogogaster viridis - Rhogogaster viridis Rhogogaster 02c - Rhogogaster viridis sawfly - Rhogogaster californica sawfly - Rhogogaster californica Green Sawfly - Rhogogaster Portland Bioblitz 2012 PDX14 - Rhogogaster green sawfly - Rhogogaster californica - female small hymenoptera  - Rhogogaster
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 Tenthredininae
Tribe Tenthredinini
Genus Rhogogaster
Explanation of Names
Rhogogaster Konow 1884
4 spp. in our area(1), ~40 total(2)
Holarctic and Oriental(2)
larvae of two of our spp. feed on a wide variety of plants (poplar, alder, buttercup, Filipendula,
Stellaria, Circaea)(1)