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Bright green caterpillar?  Sawfly larva?

Bright green caterpillar? Sawfly larva?
Middlesex Fells, Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
May 26, 2011
I saw this crawling up a tree, and my first thought was caterpillar. After being unable to find any matches in the field guides available to me, I'm wondering if this might be a sawfly larva?

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Bright green caterpillar?  Sawfly larva? Bright green caterpillar?  Sawfly larva?

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Moved from Common Sawflies.

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Moved from ID Request.

Selandrinae?
This is a sawfly larva, likely from subfamily Selandrinae. Here is something close.

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