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Sahapistiäiset Sawflies

This content is mostly based on the following source:

Matti Viitasaari & Veli Vikberg, 1985. A checklist of the sawflies (Hymenoptera, Symphyta) of Finland. Notulae Entomologica 65(1): 1-17.

and also [MVi2], [MVi3], [MVi4] and [MVi5].

Additionally, a few Finnish common names given in [EHO], are included. And, as usual, beware of my typing errors! -- msa

fi Xyeloidea — 6 spp.
fi Megalodontoidea — 62 spp.
fi Siricoidea Puupistiäismäiset — 24 spp.
fi Orussoidea Loissahiaismaiset — 8 spp.
fi Cephoidea Korsipistiäismäiset — 22 spp.
fi Tenthredinoidea Lehtipistiäismäiset — 687 spp.


[sp-1l.jpg] 640x432 (~70Kb) larva Russia, Moscow area, Volokolamskiy reg., August 2004, Photo © D. Smirnov [sp-2a.jpg] 552x736 (~83Kb) Sweden, Ekebo, Julita, 27.6.2004, Photo © Leif Wahlberg [sp-2b.jpg] 578x770 (~124Kb) Sweden, Ekebo, Julita, 27.6.2004, Photo © Leif Wahlberg
[sp-3l.jpg] 800x424 (~44Kb) larva Russia, Moscow area, July 2004, Photo © D. Smirnov

The exact identification of these species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.




18.1.2001 (809)

References:
[D. Smirnov]
Russia, Moscow; e-mail: D. Smirnov
[EHO]
Chinery; Collins Guide to the Insects of Britain and Western Europe; Finnish edition: Larry Huldén, Lauri Kaila, Hans Silfverberg; Euroopan Hyönteisopas; ISBN 951-1-12880-9
[Leif Wahlberg]
Julita, Sweden; e-mail: Leif Wahlberg
[MVi2]
Matti Viitasaari, 1982; University of Helsinki. Department of Agricultural and Forest Zoology, Reports 5; Sahapistiäiset 2: Xyeloidea ja Megalodontoidea
[MVi3]
Matti Viitasaari, 1984; University of Helsinki. Department of Agricultural and Forest Zoology, Reports 6; Sahapistiäiset 3: Siricoidea, Orussoidea ja Cephoidea
[MVi4]
Matti Viitasaari & Martti Varama, 1987; University of Helsinki. Department of Agricultural and Forest Zoology, Reports 10; Sahapistiäiset 4: Havupistiäiset (Diprionidae)
[MVi5]
Matti Viitasaari, 1990; University of Helsinki. Department of Agricultural and Forest Zoology, Reports 15; Sahapistiäiset 5: Argidae, Blasticotomidae ja Cimbicidae


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Keep in mind that the taxonomic information is copied from various sources, and may include many inaccuracies. Expert help is welcome.