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Sawfly larvae.

Observed: 5th October 2012 By: nightflynightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebrates
5 Oct 12 (55)
5 Oct 12 (53)
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Colouration is possibly more

Colouration is possibly more like that of the gooseberry sawfly but it was found on hazel? I cant find a reference to gooseberry sawfly eating anything other than gooseberry or currant leaves.

Cathal.

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same thought

I was having the same thought they look like the ones I found on white currants in the summer

Fenwickfield

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Hi Fenwickfield, Its a

Hi Fenwickfield,

Its a peculiar green and maybe indicative of the species? Did you post your ones?

Cathal.

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Yes

I did post them as gooseberry sawfly but not sure how to link to it it was late June,july or early august.I will try to find it and the date.

Sheila

Found it under Nematus ribesii posted the observation on the 10th July 2012

Fenwickfield

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Thanks Sheila, I think I

Thanks Sheila,

I think I might have seen that, I'll take a look.

Cathal.