Gooseberry Sawfly

Gooseberry Sawfly

Observation - Gooseberry Sawfly - UK and Ireland. Description: In my veg garden on White Currant bushes 5-7mm long female yellow with black heads and black markings on thorax,males similar but more extensively marked with black including the upper surface of the abdomen when fully fed they go into the soil were they

In my veg garden on White Currant bushes
5-7mm long female yellow with black heads and black markings on thorax,males similar but more extensively marked with black including the upper surface of the abdomen when fully fed they go into the soil were they spin a silk cocoon and pupate.