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Genus Hemitaxonus

sawfly larva - Hemitaxonus dubitatus Sawfly - Hemitaxonus dubitatus sawfly - Hemitaxonus albidopictus - female sawfly - Hemitaxonus dubitatus - female Spider food - Hemitaxonus dubitatus - female sawfly - Hemitaxonus dubitatus - male Orange and black sawflies - Hemitaxonus dubitatus - female common sawfly - Hemitaxonus
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 Selandriinae
Tribe Strongylogastrini
Genus Hemitaxonus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Fairly recently a misinterpretation of the type species of Thrinax was discovered, resulting in this name becoming a senior synonym of Hemitaxonus rather than a junior synonym of Strongylogaster. ECatSym therefore places all Hemitaxonus species in Thrinax.
Numbers
4 spp. in our area(1)
Food
Larvae feed on ferns.