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Genus Monoctenus

diprionid - Monoctenus - female Sawfly - Monoctenus - male sawfly - Monoctenus - male sawfly - Monoctenus - male sawfly larva on juniper - Monoctenus sawfly larva on juniper - Monoctenus sawfly larva - Monoctenus Larva - Monoctenus
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 Monoctenus
Explanation of Names
Monoctenus Dahlbom 1835
Numbers
3 spp. in our area(1)
Range
e. NA (D.R. Smith's comment)
Food
larvae feed on juniper/cedar (D.R. Smith's comment)