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  • Image: Larch sawfly 1
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Larch sawfly
Pristiphora erichsonii

  • Larvae consume needles starting in June.
  • Larvae are green with a black head, just over ½ inch long
  • All Minnesota Larch species are susceptible
  • More information on Larch sawfly...

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