Cladius pectinicornis

    Description

    A black bodied sawfly. The lower half of the legs are pale straw coloured. The male of the species has impressive forked antennae, but not the female.

    Photo ID?
    When to see it

    Summer.

    UK Status

    Only occasionally recorded, but widespread in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map