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Species Gilpinia hercyniae - European Spruce Sawfly

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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 Diprionidae (Conifer Sawflies)
Genus Gilpinia
Species hercyniae (European Spruce Sawfly)
Explanation of Names
Gilpinia hercyniae (Hartig 1837)
Range
native to Europe, adventive in NA
Life Cycle
Larva | Pupa | Adult
Internet References
Fact sheet (anon. 2011)(1)