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Unknown larva .. Is it a beetle?

Observed: 27th October 2012 By: ZEBartZEBart’s reputation in Invertebrates
Unknown larva .. Is it a beetle?
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Symphyta interacts


D.M.H.'s picture

Generally beetle larve have 6

Generally beetle larve have 6 legs near the head


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ZEBart's picture

Now have a 100% ident.

Thanks for your help. I have now found it. It is the Woolly Alder Sawfly - Eriocampa ovata.

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Would you like to add that as a second identification, and then we can agree it?

Entomologist and biological recorder