Cladius pectinicornis

Description

A black bodied sawfly. The lower half of the legs are pale straw coloured. The male of the species has impressive forked antennae, but not the female.

Photo ID?
When to see it

Summer.

UK Status

Only occasionally recorded, but widespread in Britain.

VC55 Status

Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map