Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#763815
Onycholyda  - Onycholyda amplecta

Onycholyda - Onycholyda amplecta
Lake Dallas, Denton County, Texas, USA
April 24, 2013
This sawfly was rather sluggish probably due to a sharp midday temperature drop. It allowed me to grab the leaf it was resting on. I think this might be Onycholyda amplecta but want to check before posting.

Images of this individual: tag all
Onycholyda  - Onycholyda amplecta Onycholyda  - Onycholyda amplecta

Moved

Pamphiliidae
yes, it is Onycholyda amplecta (F.). Larvae feed in rolled leaf edges of Rubus. Adults could be alighting on any plant.

Moved
Moved from ID Request. Maybe we can get a plant ID, otherwise this can be frassed and we'll just keep the cropped version of this image.

 
since the expert's comment is here...
...i suggest loading the cropped version into this form & frassing the #763816

sawfly

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.