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 Willow shoot sawfly (Janus abbreviatus)




Willow shoot sawfly | Janus abbreviatus photo
Willow Shoot Sawfly larva (Janus abbreviatus) in black willow (Salix nigra) stem

Photograph by James Solomon, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Willow shoot sawfly | Janus abbreviatus photo
Willow shoot sawfly (Janus abbreviatus) in black willow (Salix nigra) showing round exit hole in willow shoot

Photograph by James Solomon, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

WILLOW SHOOT SAWFLY FACTS

Classification
Class:Insecta
Order:Hymenoptera
Family:Cephidae
Genus:Janus
Species:abbreviatus
Common Name:Willow shoot sawfly


Relatives in same Genus
  Oak shoot sawfly (J. quercusae)