Tenthredo verticalis

Common Names: Tenthredo verticalis, sawfly
Category: Insects
Sub-category: Sawflies

The common name, sawfly, comes from the saw-like appearance of the ovipositor, which the females use to cut into the plants where they lay their eggs. A brown and yellow insect that can be mistaken for a wasp.

Can be found in forests or on their host plant.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Sawflies are not capable of stinging.
Additional Information: http://bugguide.net/node/view/102787
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