Bottlebrush sawfly

Pterygophorus cinctus

Pterygophorus cinctus is a swafly recorded in Australia. The adult Bottlebrush Sawfly has an orange and black banded body, with a wingspan of about 2cm. Males have feathery (pectinate) antennae.
Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
FamilyPergidae
GenusPterygophorus
SpeciesPterygophorus cinctus
Photographed in
Australia