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Wasp or fly? Rose sawfly?

Observed: 18th June 2013 By: frogletta
wasp or fly?
yellow fly
Description:

Small wasp or sawfly? Black shiny wings and bright orange-yellow abdomen. Looks a bit like a rose sawfly Arge pagana but is flying around my broad bean plants.

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Species interactions

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Gooseberry sawfly

I now think that it may be gooseberry sawfly (Nematus ribesii).