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