Tenthredopsis nassata


This species has orangey brown abdomen, legs and antennae, whilst the head is yellow and black.


Rough grassland, meadows and other grassy places.

When to see it

May to August

Life History

Larvae feed on various grasses.

UK Status

A widespread and common British species

VC55 Status

Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map