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The sawfly's common name is due to the saw-like appearance of its ovipositor. The females use this to cut into plants where they lay their eggs. They are known to cause substantial economic damage to forests and cultivated plants.
Subtropical mountainous area, dense brush and trees, hot and humid.
– The Muncher – Camera: Olympus OMD EM5 Lens: M.Zuiko 60mm F2.8 Settings: 1/80 sec at f/9.0, ISO 4000