Diprionidae


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Diprionidae

[‚dip·rē′än·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The conifer sawflies, a family of hymenopteran insects in the superfamily Tenthredinoidea.
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The conifer sawfly, Neodiprion huizeensis Xiao & Zhou, 1998, belongs to the genus Neodiprion of Diprionidae (Hymenoptera: Symphyta).
A synopsis of the sawflies (Hymenoptera: Symphyta) of America South of the United States: Introduction, Xyelidae, Pamphiliidae, Cimbicidae, Diprionidae, Xyphydriidae, Siricidae, Orussidae, Cephidae.
1980; pine sawfly, Diprionidae, Simandl, 1992; and chigger mite, Eutrombicula alfreddugesi, Clopton and Gold, 1993).
After that, larval biomass in pine increased slowly through the summer and peaked in September, when sawflies of the family Diprionidae were the dominant group.