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

    Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

    UK Map