Allantus cingulatus - Allantus cingulatus

Description

Allantus cingulatus is a mainly black sawfly with a fairly wide yellow band on the abdomen.

Habitat

Well vegetated areas. It is associated with various species of the rose family.

When to see it

Late spring and summer.

UK Status

A local species mainly found in England and south Wales.

VC55 Status

Infrequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map