Endelomyia aethiops - Endelomyia aethiops
Sometimes known as the Rose slug sawfly, the larvae has a transparent yellow-green body and orangey-brown head
It is usually the larva that is recorded it feeds on roses, skeletonising the leaves.
See under 'Habitat'
Scattered records from England and Wales.
Uncommon or under recorded in Leicestershire and Rutland. The Cropston record of 5th July 2015 is believed to be the first for our area.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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