Tenthredopsis nassata


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

    Identification difficulty

    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

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map