Tenthredo olivacea

Description

A distinctive green sawfly, with a green face, and darker green eyes. Though similar to the Rhogogaster genus, it has a thinner body.

Identification difficulty
UK Status

This is a poorly recorded species, but the records are well spread throughout Britain.

VC55 Status

Uncommon in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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Species profile

Species group:
Sawflies
Kingdom:
Animalia
Order:
Hymenoptera
Family:
Tenthredinidae
Records on NatureSpot:
1
First record:
28/05/2010 (Nicholls, David)
Last record:
28/05/2010 (Nicholls, David)

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