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Sawfly

A small sawfly (probably) photographed 30 April 2005 by B Crowley

A small sawfly (probably) photographed 30 April 2005 by B Crowley

Probably a small sawfly (Symphyta)

One of many such small flies flitting about among hawthorn blossom buds. Very difficult to photograph as they don’t stay still for long. The bud shown gives idea of scale.

(30 April 2005)


Group: Insects
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Tenthredinidae
Common Name: Sawfly
Author: B Crowley

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