Allantus cingulatus


    Allantus cingulatus is a mainly black sawfly with a fairly wide yellow band on the abdomen.


    Well vegetated areas. It is associated with various species of the rose family.

    When to see it

    Late spring and summer.

    UK Status

    A local species mainly found in England and south Wales.

    VC55 Status

    Infrequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map