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Tribe Empriini

sawfly - Ametastegia aperta - male Sawfly from rose gall - Aphilodyctium fidum Sawfly - Ametastegia pallipes - female Indiana sawfly - Monostegia abdominalis sawfly larva on Alder - Monsoma pulveratum Unknown Sawfly? - Ametastegia glabrata Sheep sorrel sawfly larva - Ametastegia equiseti sawfly larva on Lysimachia punctata - Monostegia abdominalis
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 Allantinae
Tribe Empriini
Explanation of Names
Empriini Rohwer 1911
Numbers
31 spp. in 8 genera in our area(1)