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Genus Rhogogaster

Rhogogaster 02c - Rhogogaster viridis sawfly - Rhogogaster californica insect - Rhogogaster Common Sawfly - Rhogogaster Rhogogaster sp - Rhogogaster small hymenoptera  - Rhogogaster Common Sawflies (Family Tenthredinidae) - Rhogogaster black and green wasp(?) - Rhogogaster
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 Tenthredininae
Tribe Tenthredinini
Genus Rhogogaster
Explanation of Names
Rhogogaster Konow 1884
Numbers
4 spp. in our area(1), ~40 total(2)
Range
Holarctic and Oriental(2)
Food
larvae of two of our spp. feed on a wide variety of plants (poplar, alder, buttercup, Filipendula,
Stellaria, Circaea)(1)