Caterpillar eating Colorado blue spruce

Asked July 22, 2018, 7:11 PM EDT

I found this Caterpillar eating the needles of a small Colorado blue spruce in my yard. Can you tell me what it is?

St. Louis County Minnesota red headed pine sawfly sawflies

1 Response

He looks like a red headed pine sawfly. Here is more info about them. Scroll down to that incest. https://extension.umn.edu/yard-and-garden-insects/sawflies