Monophadnus pallescens - Monophadnus pallescens
A black sawfly that is about 5 to 6 mm long with a dark wing stigma.
Flower meadows containing buttercups.
April to June.
Larva feed on members of the buttercup family.
Widespread in England but not well recorded.
Status of this species in Leicestershire and Rutland is not known.
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