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Diprionidae ? - Gilpinia hercyniae - female

Diprionidae ? - Gilpinia hercyniae - Female
Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
July 16, 2005

Moved from Conifer Sawflies.

Appears to have four wings so it is not a fly. More likely it really is a Hymenopteran of some sort.

Thank you for the answer, it gave me a starting point to search...

I did more researches on the Internet and it seems to be a species from the diprionidae family (if anyone can confirm). I haven't found the exact sp. for now,but it seems to be a female.

I agree.
This is a female diprionid, possibly the European pine sawfly, a now-common introduced species.

Gilpinia hercyniae
Yes, it really looks like the European spruce sawfly (Gilpinia hercyniae).

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