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Species Hartigia cowichana

Stem Sawfly - Hartigia cowichana Stem Sawfly - Hartigia cowichana Stem Sawfly - Hartigia cowichana - female Stem Sawfly - Hartigia cowichana - female
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 Cephidae (Stem Sawflies)
Tribe Hartigiini
Genus Hartigia
Species cowichana (Hartigia cowichana)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author of the name: Donald T. Ries. Year first published: 1937.
Explanation of Names
The specimens used for the original description came from British Columbia, Canada. Cowichan might refer to the Cowichan First Nations Tribes, or to any of several places there named after them.
Range
BC, WA, OR
Food
Roses.
Internet References
Entomological News v.48, p.82    Ries' original description of the species.