The family Argidae includes a number of destructive, multivoltine species.
Bilateral asymmetry in larvae of some Argidae (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinoidea), Antenna 34: 58-63.
Hitherto, 23 species of Argidae (Tenthredinoidea) have been the only indigenous Symphyta known from this area: nine species of Triarge Forsius, 1931 (Koch 2006, 2010) and 14 species ofArge Schrank, 1802 (Pasteels 1953, 1955, 1963; Koch & Goergen 2010).
The sawflies of Namibia (Hymenoptera: Symphyta: Argidae, Tenthredinidae).
(Hymenoptera) is a large family of sawflies containing nearly 800 species worldwide, mostly in tropical regions.
belongs to the family Argidae
, while the other species are tenthredinids.
High levels of genetic variability in three male-haploid species (Hymenoptera: Argidae
Arge humeralis is the only sawfly in the family Argidae
known to feed on Anacardiaceae.