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Genus Metallus

Metallus capitalis Tenthredinidae, blotch leaf mines on Rubus - Metallus capitalis White Avens Leaf Mine [=Metallus lanceolatus?] ID Request - Metallus lanceolatus Blotch mine on rubus leaf - Metallus rohweri Unid Leafminer DWWgc1 - Metallus lanceolatus Unid Leafminer WPrt2 - Metallus rohweri Blotches - Metallus capitalis Leaf mine - Metallus lanceolatus
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 Heterarthrinae
Tribe Fenusini
Genus Metallus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in (1)
Explanation of Names
Metallus Forbes 1885
4 spp. (of which one adventive) in our area(1)
Larvae mine leaves of Rosaceae, including Rubus (native species) and Geum (introduced species)(1)
Works Cited
1.Nearctic Species of Metallus Forbes (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae): biology and distribution
Eiseman C.S., Smith D.R. 2017. Proc. Ent Soc. Wash. 119: 551‒565.