white larvae

Asked August 1, 2016, 4:52 PM EDT

what kind of larvae is it and whar kind of plants it eats?

Howard County Maryland

1 Response

This looks like dogwood sawfly on red twig dogwood. Dogwood sawflies can feed on other dogwood species but are mostly found on the twig dogwoods. http://extension.umd.edu/hgic/sawflies-trees-and-shrubs