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Sawfly ? - Liliacina diversipes

Sawfly ? - Liliacina diversipes
Mobile (Dog River), Mobile County, Alabama, USA
August 12, 2013

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Tenthredinidae, Selandriinae
Liliacina diversipes (Kirby). An introduced species. I first recorded it in the US (FL) in 1988, now also known from GA, LA, and SC. Alabama would be expected. Its native distribution is Mexico to Colombia. Larval host unknown, but possibly ferns.

Moved from ID Request.